Larger Boxed Minerals - housed in approx 60x40x40mm plastic boxes Updated 19 September 2023Cornwall & Devon
L16 ADULARIA - Predannack Head, Mullion, Cornwall, England Mass of pink Adularia crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
L159 BAYLDONITE & DUFTITE - Penberthy Croft Mine, St. Hilary, Cornwall, England Crusts of small green Bayldonite crystals minute olive green Duftite crystals in cavities in gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
L19 BAYLDONITE & MIMETITE - Penberthy Croft Mine, St. Hilary, Cornwall, England Small dark green Bayldonite crystals with whitish hexagonal Mimetite crystals in gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
L160 Ca-FLUORAPATITE, (FRANCOLITE) aka "HOLMBUSHITE" OR "FLOATSTONE" - Holmbush Mine, Stokeclimsland, Cornwall, England Cellular matrix made up almost entirely of silky creamy acicular Ca-Fluorapatite crystals. "Holmbushite" is the original name when discovered and before it's true identity Ca-Fluorapatite was discovered. "Floatstone" is because certain pieces will actually float in water �5.00 1
L280 COPPER & CUPRITE - Relistien Mine, Gwinear, Cornwall, England Dullish Copper embedded in goethite matrix with small ruby red Cuprite crystals SOLD OUT .
L163 CERUSSITE - Pentire Glaze Mine, St. Minver. Cornwall, England White "jackstraw" Cerussite crystals on black manganese matrix SOLD OUT .
L26 CHILDRENITE - Crinnis Cliff, St. Austell, Cornwall, England Very nice specimen, light brown Childrenite crystals "climbing" up Quartz crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
L28 CLINOPTILOLITE - Wheal Hazard, St. Just, Cornwall, England Small colourless blocky Clinoptilolite crystals on killas matrix SOLD OUT .
L165 CRANDALLITE & QUARTZ - Wheal Jane, Kea, Cornwall, England Brown minutely crystallized crust of Crandallite some possibly epimorphing a Pyrite crystal on matrix SOLD OUT .
L167 HAEMATITE - Kelly Mine, Lustleigh, Devon, England Big lump of tiny black tabular Haematite crystals forming most of specimen �6.00 1
L30 KAOLIN pseudomorphs after ORTHOCLASE (Pigs Eggs) - Melbur Pit, St. Stephen-in-Brannell, Cornwall, England White Orthoclase crystals partially replaced by Kaolin, some as Carlsbad twins, no matrix �15.00 1
L282, 283 MARCASITE - Level 11, Wheal Jane, Kea, Cornwall, England Dull brassy tabular Marcasite crystals lining cavities in mostly Marcasite matrix �8.00 1
L284 MARCASITE - Level 11, Wheal Jane, Kea, Cornwall, England Dull brassy tabular Marcasite crystals lining cavities in mostly Marcasite matrix SOLD OUT .
L33 OPAL - Gunheath Pit, St. Austell, Cornwall, England Nice piece of creamy off-white Opal, no matrix �15.00 1
L161 SCORODITE - Hemerdon Bal Mine, Plympton, Devon Greyish-blue Scorodite crystals in a cavity in quartz matrix �6.00 1
L285 SCORODITE - Hemerdon Bal Mine, Plympton, Devon, England Greyish-blue Scorodite crystals in cavities in quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
L40 SIDERITE - Newbridge/Twin Yeo Quarry, Teignbridge, Devon, England Crusts of brown modified rhombohedral Siderite crystals on matrix. Interesting formation SOLD OUT .
L286 SIDERITE - Wheal Drea, St. Just, Cornwall, England Dark chocolaty brown Siderite crystals, (typical for Wheal Drea), in cavities in matrix SOLD OUT .
L123 SIDERITE & CHALCEDONY - Penlee Quarry, Newlyn, Penzance, Cornwall, England Brown "hexagonal" tablets of Siderite crystals intergrown on grey botryoidal Chalcedony on matrix �12.00 1
L287 WAVELLITE - Highdown (Heddon) Quarry, West Buckland, Devon, England Spherical radiating aggregates of clear acicular Wavellite crystals on matrix. Fluoresces white under LWUV SOLD OUT .
L42 WOLFRAMITE - Cligga Mine, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England Nice sold piece of Wolframite and quartz �8.00 1
L170 WOLFRAMITE - Cligga Mine, Perranzabuloe, Cornwall, England Large blade of black Wolframite in quartz matrix �7.00 1
Cumberland & Westmorland
L171 CALCITE - Lindal Moor Mine, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria (formerly Lancashire), England Whitish rhombohedral Calcite crystals lining cavities in gossan matrix +\- a little black feathery Pyrolusite SOLD OUT .
L173 FLUORITE - Hilton Mine, Scordale, Cumberland, England Cluster of pale yellow cubic Fluorite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
L50 HEMIMORPHITE - Roughton Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small grey to pale blue bladed Hemimorphite crystals lining cavities in cellular quartz matrix �7.00 1
L288 PYROMORPHITE - South Lode, Roughton Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Globular aggregates of yellowish green multiple twinned Pyromorphite crystals on quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
L53 PYROMORPHITE - Saddleback Old Mine, Blencathra, Cumberland, England Green to whitish hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals in cavities in barytes matrix �6.00 1
L54 PYROMORPHITE - Saddleback Old Mine, Blencathra, Cumberland, England Green hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals in cavities in barytes matrix SOLD OUT .
L57 PYROMORPHITE - Saddleback Old Mine, Blencathra, Cumberland, England Green acicular Pyromorphite crystals in cavities in barytes matrix SOLD OUT .
L289 PYROMORPHITE & HYDROCERUSSITE - Thief Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small yellowish green Pyromorphite crystals covering/partially epimorphing white Hydrocerussite on quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
L290 PYROMORPHITE & HYDROCERUSSITE - Thief Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Small yellowish green Pyromorphite crystals covering/partially epimorphing white Hydrocerussite on quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
L291 SCHEELITE - Carrock Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Massive tan coloured Scheelite, no matrix. Fluoresces bluish in SW UV �6.00 1
L178 SPHALERITE, GALENA & QUARTZ - Force Crag Mine, Coledale, Cumberland, England Shiny black Sphalerite crystals with grey cubeoctahedral Galena crystals and colourless Quartz crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
L179 WULFENITE & PYROMORPHITE - Poddy Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England Orange blocky and tabular Wulfenite crystals with green Pyromorphite crystals on quartz matrix �6.00 1
Rest of England
L292, 293, 294 BARYTES - Dirtlow Rake, Castleton, Derbyshire, England Rounded aggregates of pale pinkish tabular Barytes crystals on matrix �4.00 1
L298, 299, 300 BARYTES - Dirtlow Rake, Castleton, Derbyshire, England Rounded aggregates of pale pinkish tabular Barytes crystals on matrix �5.00 1
L301, 303 BARYTES - Dirtlow Rake, Castleton, Derbyshire, England Aggregates of pale pinkish tabular Barytes crystals on matrix �4.00 1
L305, 306 BARYTES - Dirtlow Rake, Castleton, Derbyshire, England Aggregates of pale pinkish tabular Barytes crystals on matrix �5.00 1
L307 BARYTES - Dirtlow Rake, Castleton, Derbyshire, England Aggregates of pale pinkish tabular Barytes crystals on matrix �6.00 1
L63 CALCITE & CHALCOPYRITE - Cloud Hill Quarry, Breedon-on-the-Hill, Leicestershire, England Clear Calcite crystals studded with bright brassy Chalcopyrite crystals which are also encapsulated in the calcite, no matrix SOLD OUT .
L308 FLUORITE - Burtree Pasture Mine, Cowshill, Weardale, Co. Durham, England Aggregate of purplish cubic Fluorite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
L309, 310, 311, 312 FLUORITE (Reticulated) - Old Towns Quarry, Middridge, Co. Durham, England Pale yellow thin tabular plates of Fluorite "reticulated" crystals on matrix +/- calcite & pyrite SOLD OUT .
L313, 314, 315 FLUORITE (Reticulated) - Old Towns Quarry, Middridge, Co. Durham, England Pale yellow thin tabular plates of Fluorite "reticulated" crystals on matrix +/- calcite & pyrite �5.00 1
L317 FLUORITE (Reticulated) & CALCITE - Old Towns Quarry, Middridge, Co. Durham, England Pale yellow thin tabular plates of Fluorite "reticulated" crystals plus some pale brown calcite crystals on matrix �7.00 1
L318 FLUORITE (Reticulated), CALCITE & PYRITE - Old Towns Quarry, Middridge, Co. Durham, England Pale yellow thin tabular plates of Fluorite "reticulated" crystals plus some pale brown calcite crystals & bronzy brown Pyrite crystals on matrix �5.00 1
L319 FLUORITE (Reticulated), CALCITE & PYRITE - Old Towns Quarry, Middridge, Co. Durham, England Pale yellow thin tabular plates of Fluorite "reticulated" crystals plus some pale brown calcite crystals & bronzy brown Pyrite crystals on matrix �6.00 1
L321, 322 FLUORITE (Reticulated), CALCITE & PYRITE - Old Towns Quarry, Middridge, Co. Durham, England Pale yellow thin tabular plates of Fluorite "reticulated" crystals plus some pale brown calcite crystals & bronzy brown Pyrite crystals on matrix �7.00 1
L323 FLUORITE (Reticulated), CALCITE & PYRITE - Old Towns Quarry, Middridge, Co. Durham, England Pale yellow thin tabular plates of Fluorite "reticulated" crystals plus some pale brown calcite crystals & bronzy brown Pyrite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
L324 FLUORITE (Reticulated), & PYRITE - Old Towns Quarry, Middridge, Co. Durham, England Pale yellow thin tabular plates of Fluorite "reticulated" crystals plus some bronzy brown Pyrite crystals on matrix �5.00 1
L126 PYROMORPHITE - Burgam Mine, Shelve, Shropshire, England Green Pyromorphite crystals covering matrix SOLD OUT .
L127 PYROMORPHITE - Burgam Mine, Shelve, Shropshire, England Green Pyromorphite crystals covering matrix SOLD OUT .
L73 QUARTZ - Calton Hill Quarry, Buxton, Derbyshire, England Clusters of colourless Quartz crystals with small spheres of red or black Haematite scattered over them �4.00 1
L325 THUCHOLITE & FLUORITE - Fall Hill Quarry, Ashover, Derbyshire, England Dark brown to black "blobs" of Thucholite on colourless sulphide included Fluorite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
Wales
L326 AZURITE & CALCITE - Dolyhir Quarry, Old Radnor, Radnorshire, Wales Sprays of small deep blue Azurite crystals scattered amongst clear hexagonal Calcite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
L79 MILLERITE & SIDERITE - Coedely Mine, Coedely, Mid Glamorgan, Wales Brassy acicular Millerite crystals with white lenticular Siderite crystals in a cavity in ironstone matrix SOLD OUT .
Scotland
L180 BREWSTERITE-Sr - Whitesmith Mine, Strontian, Argyllshire, Scotland Colourless to pale brown Brewsterite-Sr crystals, thickly covering matrix �8.00 1
L181 CALCITE - Lealt Quarry, Lealt, Trotternish, Isle of Skye, Inverness-shire, Scotland Whitish scalenohedral Calcite crystals on matrix. Fluoresces pale pink SOLD OUT .
L86 STIBNITE - Outcrop 200m above Knipe (Hare Hill) Mine, New Cumnock, Ayrshire, Scotland Bright silvery Stibnite in quartz matrix, location specimen �5.00 1
L87 STIBNITE - Outcrop 200m above Knipe (Hare Hill) Mine, New Cumnock, Ayrshire, Scotland Bright silvery Stibnite in quartz matrix, location specimen �5.00 1
L88 VISHNEVITE - Allt a'Mhullin, Loch Borollan, Assynt, Sutherland, Scotland White massive Vishnevite embedded in matrix �3.00 6
Ireland - North & South
. None currently available . . .
Africa
L327 APATITE - Apatite Occurence, Rossing Mountains, Arandis, Erongo, Namibia Brown columnar crystalline Apatite forming most of specimen. Ex David Hardman specimen SOLD OUT .
L187 BULTFONTEINITE & POLDERVAARTITE - N'Chwaning MineS, Kuruman, N. Cape Province, South Africa Really nice specimens, white acicular Bultfonteinite crystals with pale brown Poldervaartite crystals growing together on matrix �10.00 1
L189, 190 BULTFONTEINITE & POLDERVAARTITE - N'Chwaning MineS, Kuruman, N. Cape Province, South Africa Really nice specimens, white acicular Bultfonteinite crystals with pale brown Poldervaartite crystals growing together on matrix SOLD OUT .
L191 CARMINITE & ZINCGARTRELLITE - Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto, Namibia Aggregates of red acicular Carminite crystals with patches of minute yellow Zincgartrellite crystals throughout matrix SOLD OUT .
L192 DIOPTASE & DOLOMITE - Omaue Mine, Opuwo Rural, Kunene, Namibia Bright green Dioptase crystals scattered over white rhombic Dolomite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
L330 ERYTHRITE - Bou Azzer, Ouarzazate, Morocco DArk pink Erythrite crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
L193 GOETHITE Pseudo after PYRITE - Krantsberg Mine, Omaruru, Erongo, Namibia Large dark brown cubic Goethite pseudomorph after Pyrite, no matrix SOLD OUT .
L96 HAEMATITE - Wessels Mine, Hotazel, South Africa Large black shiny Haematite crystals in calcite matrix SOLD OUT .
L331 INDICOLITE - Dobbelsberg, Karibib, Erongo, Namibia Dark greyish blue Indicolite embedded in matrix SOLD OUT .
America - North & South
L194 BARRERITE - Kuiu Island, Petersberg, Alsaka, USA Cluster of white tabular Barrerite crystals, no matrix �18.00 1
L100 DATOLITE - Charcas, San Luis, Potosi, Mexico Group of whitish/pale greenish Datolite crystals, no matrix �12.00 1
L101 HYDROXYLHERDERITE & SCHORL - Santa-Roram, Itambacuri, Minas Gerais, Brazil Pinkish Hydroxylherderite crystals perched on a Schorl crystal. The Hydroxlherderite has small HH crystals over the surface of the main crystals, no other matrix �25.00 1
L102 INESITE - Hale Creek, Mad River Rock, Trinity Co., California, USA Plate of pink Inesite crystals forming the bulk of the specimen. Fluoresces a greyish colour �20.00 1
L105 MIMETITE & WULFENITE - San Francisco Mine, Cerro Prieto, Sonora, Mexico Small yellow Mimetite crystals with thin tabular orange Wulfenite crystals on matrix �20.00 1
L332 QUARTZ & CHRYSOCOLLA - Inca de Oro, Chanaral, Atacama, Chile Greenish blue Chrysocolla covered in a drusy coating of Quartz crystals on gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
L334 RUBELLITE - Brazil Pink crystalline Rubellite forming most of specimen SOLD OUT .
L335 WAVELLITE - Mauldin Mountain, Montgomery Co., Arkansas, USA Large greenish Wavellite radial structure showing concentric banding on matrix SOLD OUT .
Asia & Australasia
L328 ANALCITE & NATROLITE - Flinders, Victoria, Australia Largish cavity in basalt matrix lined with colourless Analcite crystals and some colourless acicular Natrolite crystals scattered about. Ex David Hardman specimen SOLD OUT .
L195 AXINITE - Colebrook Hill, Rosebery, Tasmania, Australia Dark brown translucent bladed Axinite crystals in a cavity in axinite matrix �12.00 1
L329 CYRILOVITE & STRENGITE - Iron Monarch, Iron Knob, South Australia, Australia Orange crust of minute Cyrilovite crystals with some probably replacing Strengite with tiny pale pink Strengite crystals on gossan matrix. Ex David Hardman specimen �7.00 1
L336 GASPEITE - Otter Shoot Nickel Mine, Kambalda, Western Australia, Australia Mass of apple green Gaspeite forming the whole of the specimen �8.00 1
L196 KYANITE - Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., NSW, Australia Mass of bluish white Kyanite blades forming most of specimen �8.00 1
L333 SCHOLZITE & HEMIMORPHITE - Reaphook Hill, Martin's Well, South Australia, Australia Colourless elongated Scholzite crystals with white Hemimorphite crystals said to be replacing Smithsonite �7.00 1
L114 TOURMALINE - Paprok, Kamdesh, Nuristan, Afghanistan Single deep bluish green Tourmaline crystal with a flat termination, no matrix SOLD OUT .
L115 ULRICHITE - Lake Boga Quarry, Swan Hill, Victoria, Australia Small light green acicular Ulrichite crystals clustered together on granite matrix �25.00 1
Europe including Russia
L197 ADAMITE-Cu - "Playing Field", Kamariza, Lavrion, Greece Dark green Adamite-Cu spheres on gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
L198 ADAMITE-Cu, AZURITE & GIBBSITE - Kamariza Mine, Lavrion, Greece Green Adamite-Cu crystals with deep blue Azurite crystals and white Gibbsite on gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
L337, 339 ALBITE var CLEAVELANDITE - Landsverk 1, Landsverk, Evje og Hornes, Agder, Norway Aggregates of pale blue laminated crystalline "Cleavelandite", little matrix if any �4.00 1
L340, 341, 342 ALBITE var CLEAVELANDITE - Landsverk 1, Landsverk, Evje og Hornes, Agder, Norway Aggregates of pale blue laminated crystalline "Cleavelandite", little matrix if any �6.00 1
L136 ALURGITE - Praborna Mine, St. Marcel, Val D'Aosta, Italy Reddish-brown micaceous Alurgite embedded in matrix �5.00 1
L137 ALURGITE - Praborna Mine, St. Marcel, Val D'Aosta, Italy Reddish-brown micaceous Alurgite embedded in matrix �6.00 1
L138 ALURGITE - Praborna Mine, St. Marcel, Val D'Aosta, Italy Reddish-brown micaceous Alurgite embedded in matrix �7.00 1
L199 AZURITE - Kamariza Mine, Lavrion, Greece Sparkling deep blue Azurite crystals with minor Malachite & Calcite in cavities in gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
L200 BROCHANTITE - Kamariza Mine, Lavrion, Greece Dark green acicular Brochantite crystals in cavities in gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
L201 CONICHALCITE - Kamariza Mine, Lavrion, Greece Bright green Conichalcite spheres lining cavities in gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
L140 DELHAYELITE - Khibiny Massif, Lovozero, Kola, Russia Greyish brown fibrous Delhayelite with dark green Aegirine. Delhayelite fluoresces pink to orange �8.00 1
L141 DENISOVITE - Mount Eveslogchorr, Khibiny Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia White fibrous Denisovite on matrix �7.00 1
L142 DENISOVITE - Mount Jukspor, Khibiny Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia White fibrous Denisovite on matrix �6.00 1
L143 DENISOVITE & AEGIRINE - Mount Eveslogchorr, Khibiny Massif, Murmansk Oblast, Russia White fibrous Denisovite with dark green Aegirine on matrix SOLD OUT .
L343 FLUORITE & MICROCLINE - Landsverk 1, Landsverk, Evje og Hornes, Agder, Norway Aggregates of pale mauve octahedral Fluorite crystals with pinkish Microcline crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
L344 MICROCLINE - Landsverk 1, Landsverk, Evje og Hornes, Agder, Norway Aggregates of pinkish Microcline crystals on matrix SOLD OUT .
L345 MORDENITE - Baratsi, Kardzhali, Bulgaria Cavity in matrix completely filled with silky white acicular Mordenite. Ex David Hardman specimen SOLD OUT .
L346 PYRITE - Krushen Dol Mine, Madan, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria Bright slightly modified striated cubic Pyrite crystals, no matrix SOLD OUT .
L347 PYROMORPHITE - St. Salvy Mine, Castres, Tarn, Occitanie, France Dark elongated Pyromorphite crystals covering gossan matrix. Very nice piece �25.00 1
L348 SMITHSONITE - Barbara Mine, Lavrion, Greece Clusters of whitish Smithsonite crystals on quartz matrix SOLD OUT .
L202 SMITHSONITE - "Playing Field", Kamariza, Lavrion, Greece Whitish to pale green rounded Smithsonite crystals in cavities in gossan matrix SOLD OUT .
L203 TETRAHEDRITE - Clara Mine, Oberwolfach, Black Forest, Germany Dark greyish black tetrahedral Tetrahedrite crystals in cavities in tetrahedrite/quartz matrix �8.00 1