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Mineral Specimens (A-G) | Carolina

Our mineral specimens are sold in packs of 10 and range in size from 1 x 1" to 1 x 2". Sort by We Recommend New Arrivals Best Sellers Price, Low to High Price, High to Low Name - A-Z Name - Z-A Biotite (pack/10) Item #GEO3427B

Rock and Mineral Collections

1260-000 Mineral and Rock Identification Collection #2. This set was originally assembled for geology courses at Syracuse University. This is an excellent collection for High school and college level. Contents: 47 specimen 1" x 1" are unnumbered to make identification more a learning experience. Supplied loose in a collection box.

The Khyber Mineral Company

A selection of over 90 specimens, all but a couple under $100 and most under $70. (New specimens are on first TWO PAGES and have stock numbers beginning with CMC) May 25, 2015- Thumbnails! A selection of 48 thumbnail specimens from around the world, from common species to rare ones, in all price ranges. May 10, 2015- Plumbogummite ps. Pyromorphite!

Middle Earth Minerals: Mineral specimens for sale

The uncleaned Quartz is a free companion piece to the cleaned Quartz. It shows how much work may need to be done to make a specimen suitable for display, something that is not often appreciated by the general public, and can start some interesting discussions about mineral collecting. click on images for larger views. QW10-04a Quartz $135

The Khyber Mineral Company

The transparency and luster are a little better than usual, and there are inclusions of tiny heulandite crystals near the base that impart a nice pinkish-orange hue to that part of the specimen. There is a second generation of smaller apophyllites thats adds a nice bit of sparkle, and I particularly like how this one is perched on the bit of ...

How We Photograph Mineral Specimens

 · These lights make mineral specimens appear to be different colors than they are in natural sunlight. In general, incandescent lighting exaggerates the yellows, while fluorescent lights exaggerate the blue ("cool" light tubes) or the reds (ordinary tubes). SOFTWARE After we''ve taken the photos, we use Lightroom software to crop and edit the photos.

Mineral Collection

Geoscience Industries has assembled this large size sample mineral collection ideal for demonstration and display. The set is packaged in individual label edge storage trays, and accompanied by a reference sheet that lists the specimens with name, locality and systematic classification. Contents: 150 numbered specimens, up to approx 3" x 4 ...

Andy Seibel: Fine Mineral Specimens for Collectors

Andy Seibel: Fine Mineral Specimens for Collectors. CONNOISSEURSHIP in Minerals. Wendell E. Wilson 4631 Paseo Tubutama Tucson, Arizona 85715. It is within the reach of almost every mineral collector and mineralogist, if they wish, to achieve some degree of connoisseurship. Understanding the nature of that goal, and the philosophical decisions ...


 · Welcome to UCMinerals. Your source for fine mineral specimens for sale. New Minerals Posted: 05/31/2021. We sell fine mineral specimens, at affordable prices. We carry thousands of quality mineral specimens for sale that are each hand-selected to be of interest to the beginning, as well as the more discriminating and advanced collector.

The Crystal Mine

 · Look for new mineral and crystal specimens at the Crystal Mine on about a bi-weekly basis. Photos of the specimens are taken in natural daylight. Our ... General Stock page 21 is "Thumbnail" size specimens, General Stock Page 22 is the first "Sale Page", General Stock page 23 is the 2nd "Sale Page" and General …

Pseudomorphs Mineral Specimens

SM20-277 Anglesite ps. after Cerussite $2,250.00 Small Cabinet, 7.5 x 6.4 x 3.4 cm Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia (3 more images)

Crystal Habits and Forms of Minerals and Gems

Crystal habit is the tendency for specimens of a mineral to repeatedly grow into characteristic shapes. These shapes are influenced by the atomic structure of the mineral, but they can also be influenced by the environment of crystal growth. Regardless of influence, crystal habit shapes can be ...

Minerals Unlimited

Minerals Unlimited. Visit 127 N. Downs Street, Ridgecrest, CA 93555 OR write to us at PO Box 877, Ridgecrest, CA 93556-0877. (760) 375-5279 Email: [email protected] FAX (760) 375-2300.

Mineral Specimens Wyoming

Mineral Specimens Wyoming. There is a general lack of mineral specimen from Wyoming on the mineral specimen market. One of the biggest reasons you don''t see them is because the Wyoming mineral specimens are in the hands of those who found them or they are still in the ground waiting to be collected. Don''t let anyone tell you Wyoming doesn''t ...

Fabre Minerals

These pages present a selection of the fine specimens that we have for sale. They are simply presented as a series of lists. We try to keep about 50-60 specimens per page. All pages have a particular theme! Mineral Specimen Pages. Expominerals (Ste. Marie / Munich / Expominer / Tucson Virtual) 1.

Mineral Specimens / Spain

The specimen is very different from what is usually seen at this locality both in color and in general appearance. Las Mánforas Mine, Áliva mining area, Camaleño, Comarca Liébana, Cantabria Spain Specimen size: 13.2 × 8.8 × 6.9 cm = 5.20" × 3.46" × 2.72"

Veatchite Mineral Data

The Mineral Gallery''s Exceptional Specimens and Mineral Hall of Fame Visa, PayPal, and Mastercard are Welcomed General Veatchite Information : Chemical Formula: Sr2B11O16(OH)5•(H2O) Composition: Molecular Weight = 653.19 gm Strontium 26.83 % Sr 31.73 % SrO Boron ...

New Fine Mineral Specimens from Mineral Masterpiece

Fluorite - $1950 Xianghualing Mine, Hunan Prov., China 8.6 x 6.5 cm . DSK-13 - Displaying the dominant cubic and octahedral crystal forms of fluorite together in the same piece, this superb green fluorite specimen is noted for very high transparency, luster, and contrast with the stark white calcite covering most of the octahedra.

Fender Minerals

Coupon Codes below. If your purchase is heavy be sure to choose "Flat Rate for Heavy Packages " for the best shipping rate, this is Priority Mail. Please share with your friends. These are coupons not automatic discounts. Here are the codes: Buy3Get10 Buy any 3 items get 10% off. Buy100Get15 Buy $100 get 15% off. Buy500Get20 Buy $500 get 20% off.

Mineral Specimens

Mineral specimens in packs of 10 or as hand samples. Rockman''s mineral specimens are hand broken as opposed to being crushed which helps keep cleavage and fracture characteristics intact. If you are looking for a specimen that is not listed, please contact us, …

Laboratory-General Specimen Collection and Handling …

Laboratory-General Specimen Collection and Handling Guidelines Page 3 of 49 Specimen Quality: Specimen quality is extremely important for accurate results. The following specimen quality issues must be taken into consideration when drawing, storing and transporting blood specimens:

Starting Mineral Specimen Collection: How to Build ...

1: Appealing Overall Form of Mineral Specimens. A pleasing architectural shape is a major attribute of a fine display mineral specimen. What is desired is an attractive conformation (or "composition") about the entire specimen as well as about the arrangement of the crystals it harbors.

Specimen Gallery Room 1

Faden Quartz - SOLD Waziristan, NW Frontier Province, Pakistan 7.4 x 6.6 x 5.2 cm . MMB-684 - In this intriguing faden quartz specimen, the faden line runs a length of 6.4 cm and crosses from one group of stacked crystals to another group that is rotated roughly 30° from the first.

Chrysocolla Mineral Specimen For Sale

Chrysocolla - These specimens were originally thought to be McGuinnessite, but after a little XRD and general tests proved to be nothing more than a fancy Chrysocolla perhaps a pseudomorph after McGuinnessite. . This and many more mineral specimens are …

Minerals and Gems | Smithsonian Institution

The Smithsonian''s mineral and gem collection at the National Museum of Natural History consists of approximately 350,000 mineral specimens and 10,000 gems, making it one of the largest of its kind in the world. Along with the specimens highlighted here, the world-famous Hope Diamond and hundreds of other spectacular items from the collection can be seen in the Smithsonian GeoGallery.

Fine Mineral Specimens for Sale

WELCOME TO OUR MINERAL GALLERY Greenstone Fine Mineralia specializes in fine mineral specimens with great color and aesthetics, and we always try to find specimens that are unique, unusual, or otherwise extraordinary. Here you will find fine minerals from around the world and of many different species including fluorite, rhodochrosite, calcite ...


At the moment we write articles to numerous mineral magazines (see here). " Spirifer " receives no government funding and is completely self-supporting. An important source of that support is the selling of specimens from our trips. We travel a lot in search of minerals which is a very important part of our job and passion at the same time.

Large Mineral Specimens | xUmp

A 2-3 inch specimen of orange-colored calcite; calcite is the primary mineral to be found in rock formations such as limestones and stalagmites Item#: 16371 Age: 14+ $7.99 $3.99 Buy

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Zambia - general impressions; mineral specimens. Despite the great number of gemstone mines in Zambia only very few mineral specimens are available for collectors and quite commonly the crystal corners and tips are chipped because the pieces were formerly part of a gem rough parcel, hence carried together with many others in a plastic bag ...

M & W Minerals Fine Mineral Specimens

 · If you wish to be added to the email updates list, please let us know via email at [email protected] . Number of minerals currently for sale on the website: 2365 which includes 778 specimens with individual web pages, 902 thumbnail specimens and 685 on the galleries of mineral specimens priced under 25 dollars. Wulfenite on Mottramite from ...

David K. Joyce

Look in the "!00 Most Recently Added Mineral Specimens" feature to the left to see new Canadian mineral specimens including lots of Grenville Minerals, Uranophane, Corundum, Cleavable Millerite and more! Faraday Mine Uranophane! I''ve added some very nice uranophane specimens from the Faraday (Madawaska) Mine, in the Grenville.

Mineral Collection

*This Unique Mineral Collection contains 15 Different High-Quality, Naturally Rough Identified Mineral Specimens with an Information card for each. *Includes a large general Information Card all about Minerals. *Comes with a 4.5x Magnifying Glass to get a Detailed look at each Specimen…

The Glue Does Not Show: Mineral restoration and specimen ...

 · The specimen was purchased by one of Colorado''s earliest fine mineral dealerships, Crystal Gallery, for the princely sum of $2500. Crystal Gallery was a partnership between Merle Reid and Colorado collector legend George Robertson.

All That Glitters

Great as a specimen or perhaps even set into a pendant. Weighs approx 15cts. Photo shows both the front and back. Small shallow chip on flat natural termination that can be seen with magnification at the right light angle. (ptzu-20-02) $300. . All That Glitters (Methuen, MA) …

Mineral Specimens

Generally oxygen is a component of several minerals. Minerals composing oxygen make up almost half of the earth''s crust. Other widespread minerals are mica, horneblend and feldspar. The most exceptional and costly minerals are known as gems. Rubies, …

Gem and Mineral Hall | Natural History Museum

General Info. Wander among thousands of stunning specimens showcasing the beauty and diversity of Earth''s building blocks in one of the world''s most valuable collections of gems and minerals. Investigate how geologists find and classify rocks and minerals and marvel at over 300 pounds of gold—including the "Mojave Nugget," the largest ...

Mineral Properties, Photos, Uses and Descriptions

Charoite is a purple silicate mineral, found only in Russia, used as a gem material. Don*t Go To Jail Mineral collectors must know the rules for removing specimens from public and private property.

Minerals and Gems | Smithsonian Institution

The Smithsonian''s mineral and gem collection at the National Museum of Natural History consists of approximately 350,000 mineral specimens and 10,000 gems, making it one of the largest of its kind in the world. Along with the specimens highlighted here, the …