Pending Specimens Page


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OKE-284    Bournonite, Rhodochrosite and Muscovite    Yaogangxian Mine, Bai Shi Du, Chen Xhou, Yizhang County, Hunan Prov., China.   Beautiful and large floater crystal of bournonite with minor coatings of muscovite and rhodochrosite.  This is a high quality, aesthetic floater with two small chips which are on the back of the piece.  One fluorite also has a cleave but neither of this things are distracting with the crystal positioned correctly.  Seldom are these specimens this aesthetic.  The rhodos are not impressive being complete but light tan in color.  The fluorites are purple with mild phantoms.  Deeply striated, highest luster and nice complexities to both terminations makes this a fine display specimen.  4.1 x 3.5 x 2.8 cm.  They donít get much more attractive than this.  Comes with a custom engraved acrylic base.  400$







OKP-218        Tourmaline      Jonas Mine, Itatiaia, Minas Gerais, Brazil.  Ex. Harold L. Dibble collection   This specimen measures 6.5 x 4.1 x 3.1 cm.