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Minerals from
China

Images below are hyperlinked.....click mineral to enlarge


To order a mineral give the mineral name and the number of the specimen(s) you wish to purchase. You will receive that exact specimen(s). 

Satisfaction is guaranteed. 








Cinnabar

Mineral  # 900

Fenghuang, Hunan Province, China

7 x 5 x 4 cm

 $ 125

A perfectly cube shaped cinnabar crystal (~ 5 x 5mm) on a white and gray quartz matrix with several other small pieces










Cinnabar

Mineral  # 900

a closer view of this brilliant specimen






 

Fluorite, blue

Mineral # 901

Shangbao Mine, Leiyang,
Hunan Province, China


6 x 5 x 3.5 cm

 $ 55

Color is actually light blue, not purple












Fluorite, blue

Mineral # 901


A slightly closer view of the specimen with a small increase in sunlight






 





Pyromorphite

Mineral # 902

Daoping Pb-Zn Mine, Goncheng County,
Guilin Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

4 x 3 x 1.5 cm

$ 49









Pyromorphite

Mineral # 902


A slightly closer view with an increase in sunlight; the actual specimen is a lime green color which is actually closer to accurate in this view; this angle shows the crystal structure better








 




Pyromorphite

Mineral # 903

Yangshuo Mine, Yangshyo County, Guilin Prefecture
Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region

3.5 x 2.5 x 2 cm

 $ 20





Pyromorphite

Mineral # 903


another slightly closer view; some of the Pyromorphite xls are completely exposed and others are covered with some of the matrix material
which gives the specimen a very unusual appearance; be sure to quick on specimen for enlargement; the best green
crystals are actually on the right side sort of underneath what you see here








Azurite and Malachite

Mineral
# 904

Liufengshan Mine, Chichi County
Chihzhou Prefecture, Anhui Province, China


7 x 5.5 x 5 cm

$ 109















Azurite and Malachite

Mineral # 904

a closer view of the azurite xls surrounded by velvetine malachite









Spessartine Garnet

Mineral # 905

Wushan Spessartine Mine
Tongbei,  Yunxiao County, Ahangzhou Prefecture,
Fujian Province, China


7 x 6 x 4 cm

$ 65












Spessartine Garnet

Mineral # 905

Click specimen to see a close-up view  and the contrast of these dark  garnets
perched on a white feldspar matrix








 


Ferberite, Muscovite, and Arsenopyrite

Mineral # 906

Yaogangxian Mine, Yaogangxian W-Sn Ore Field, Yizhang County
 Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China

3.5 x 4.5 x 4 cm

$ 129







   


 





Ferberite, Muscovite, and Arsenopyrite

Mineral # 906

Another view of this bright, shining specimen




 



 



Ferberite, Muscovite, and Arsenopyrite

Mineral # 906

A view of the mineral from the opposite side.  It is difficult to make a true
color jpeg of shiny, silver minerals.  The true color does not
include the brown hues as seen here.














Ferberite, Quartz and Calcite

Mineral # 907

Yaogangxian Mine, Yaogangxian W-Sn Ore Field, Yizhang County
Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province

11 x 5.5 x 4.5 cm

$ 140
















Ferberite, Quartz and Calcite

Mineral # 907


Another view of the specimen above from another side













Ferberite, Quartz and Calcite

Mineral # 907

Another view showing the folds on the ferberite between  layers of quartz
Also note the calcite on the left end of the ferberite












Spessartine

Mineral # 908

Tongbei Quarry, Yunxiao County
 Zhangzhou Prefecture, Fujian Province

4 x 2 x 0.5 cm

All the showy crystals are actually a tranluscent red; some of them look silver which is caused  due to light reflection

$ 30










Azurite with sulphides

Mineral # 909

Jinlong Hill, Longchuan County, Heyuan Prefecture

 Guangdong Province, China

5.5 x 4.5 x 4.5 cm

$ 149


















Azurite with sulphides

Mineral # 909

Another view of the specimen above showing sulphides at the top (appears to be mainly pyrite here)

Note the folds or plates of other unknown sulfides below the pyrite

The yellow material is matrix which hold the specimen together

















Azurite with sulphides

Mineral # 909


Another view from the other side of this rather unique mineral specimen













Fluorite

Mineral # 910

Shangbao Pyrite Mine

Leiyang, Hunan Province, China

19.5 x 14 x 7 cm

$
 150











Fluorite

Mineral # 910

Another view of the larger fluorite xls at the top of the view above

The light refraction indicates multiple fluorite colors, the actual color is an attractive light blue
   


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