Georgia Mineral Specimens For Sale

 

 

                                       Lazulite

 

Georgia has been a consistent produce of interesting East Coast mineral specimens.  Graves Mountain is one of several important locations that have produced aesthetic specimens in both historic and contemporary times. 

 

 

 

OKO-382

OKO-382    Barite     Cartersville, Georgia.  Ex. Paul and Dawne Dunning collection.  A triangular shaped plate measuring 2.5 x 2.4 x 1.2 cm.  Deep brown color and excellent luster.  Great crystallization on display face and on edges.  Zero damage and mounted in a perky box.  Nice example.  $20

 

 

 

 

OKO-336

OKO-336    Barite    Cartersville Georgia.  .  Ex. Paul and Dawne Dunning collection.  A cluster that includes interesting saw edged and scepter crystals to 1.8 cm each.  3.7 x 2.7 x 2.5 cm overall.  Nice for, attractive.  Minor breakage on a couple smaller crystals as seen, but nice condition overall.  Mounted in a perky box.  $35

 

 

 

 

OKN-533

OKN-533     Rutile    Graves Mountain, Georgia.  Ex. James Turek collection.  A 3 x 2 x 1.2 cm single crystal having the typical high, metallic luster and sharp form.  Very minor edge rubbing.  A fine example for the price.  $40

 

 

 

 

 

 

OKK-191

OKK-191    Barite     Cartersville, Georgia.  Ex. Paul and Dawne Dunnning collection.  Classic material with a recognizable appearance.  Dark brown crystal cores surrounded by clear crystal overgrowths.  4 x 2.8 x 2.3 cm.  Good primary crystals through central region but edges are broken where it was removed from its matrix.  Good example.  $25

 

 

 

 

 

 

OKK-677

OKK-677     Lazulite    Graves Mountain, Lincoln County, Georgia.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  Prev. John Caswell collection.  This fine historic piece measures 2.3 x 1.5 x 1.2 cm and is a single crystal.  The terminations have contacts but are not damaged in my opinion, nor is there any damage elsewhere on the crystal.  This is a very well formed, large, and exceptionally nice crystal for the location.  The provenance is just a further bonus!  $260

 

 

 

 

 

 

OKK-614

OKK-614     Barite   SOLD  Cartersville, Georgia.  Ex. Paul and Dawne Dunning collection.  A very unusual and aesthetic group of tabular barites having deeply serrated edges.  Nice inclusions also add some extra interest.  Unusual!  Zero damage and very displayable.  Mounted in a perky box.  $85

 

 

 

 

 

 

OKK-666

OKK-666     Rutile      Graves Mountain, Lincoln County, Georgia.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  Several interlocking rutile twins to over 2 cm each with a small area of matrix which they are attached to.  The piece measures 3 x 2.4 x 2.1 cm overall and has some minor chipping as can be seen in the images.  The overall condition is very good, the form is excellent on all the twinned crystals, large or small, and the luster is very high, even for one of these.  A great example for the price….$70

 

 

 

 

 

 

OKK-911

OKK-911     Rutile    Graves Mountain, Georgia.  Ex. Edward Swaboda collection.  This is a really fine TN sized example of lustrous rutile from a famous U.S. locality and from a famous U.S. collector’s collection.  This piece has an unusual crystal form that views nicely from all sides.  One small chip.  The crystal is a twin!  $75

 

 

 

 

 

 

OKJ-882

OKJ-882    Barite     Carterville, Georgia.  Ex Paul and Dawn Dunning Collection.  A beautiful spray of damage free, transparent, included crystal to 1.7 cm each.  Piece measures 2.7 x 1.9 x 1.5 cm overall.  Very attractive and clean.  Mounted in a perky box.  Nice competition piece for an East Coast or N. American collector.  $95

 

 

 

 

 

OKJ-749

OKJ-749      Barite     Cartersville, Bartow County, Georgia.  Ex. Paul and Dawne Dunning collection.  A plate of single and double terminated crystals of interesting form.  Most are clear to slightly milky with other accessory minerals.  3.2 x 2.8 x 1.5 an mounted in a perky box.  No damage.  $35

 

 

 

 

 

OKJ-580

OKJ-580     Rutile     Graves Mountain, Lincoln Co., Georgia.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  No big for one of these but outstanding form, luster and quality.  Twinned and measures in at 1.2 x .8 x .8 cm.  Tiny base contact and no damage.  $70

 

 

 

 

 

 

OKE-398

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OKE-398    Rutile    Graves Mountain, Georgia.  Ex. Nancy Collins Collection.  Rutile crystals from this classic location can be quite amazing.  This piece fall into this description easily.  It is a double terminated crystal of the highest metallic luster.  Its steep terminal faces make it very attractive.  Tiny tip craze otherwise damage free.  Only contact is one on back otherwise a floater.  Outstanding aesthetics.  230$

 

 

 

 

 

OKD-539

OKD-539      Rutile     Graves Mountain, Georgia.  Ex. Nancy Collins Collection.     Two nice, high luster rutile crystals to 1.6 cm in diameter.  The specimen was mounted in a Perky box.  No damage to the crystals which rest on blades of slightly iridescent goethite?  3.5 x 1.6 x 1.3 cm in size.  90$

 

 

 

 

 

OKD-114

OKD-114   Goethite Stalactite    Graves Mountain, Lincoln County, Georgia.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain Collection.  Here are some very colorful pieces from a classic east coast location.  Fantastic form and wonderful rainbow of colors in this 4.8 cm specimen.  35$

 

 

 

 

 

OKB-266

OKB-266    Lazulite    Graves Mountain, Georgia.    Two pieces with poorly formed crystals of deep blue lazulite in white matrix.  10$

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