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Minerals from Nevada


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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. 

Satisfaction is guaranteed. 

Creedite

Liberty Mine, Tonopah, Nevada

Mineral # 751

Medium to light purple xls. surrounded by Gearksutite (white powdery matrix) on a typical underground Tonopah rock matrix containing small pyrites

6 x 4.5 x 2 cm

$ 25








Creedite

Mineral # 751

another view












Creedite

Liberty Mine, Tonopah, Nevada

Mineral # 752

Medium or light purple xls. surrounded by Gearksutite (white powdery matrix) on a typical underground Tonopah rock matrix containing small pyrites

7 x 4 x 3 cm

$ 25






Creedite

Mineral # 752

another view






Orpiment


Mineral # 753

Betze Post Mine,  Carlin Trend,
Tuscarora Mountains, Elko County, Nevada


Bright orange specimens with red Realgar crystals on a gray matrix


5 x 4.5 x 3.5 cm

$ 40






Orpiment

Mineral # 753

another view











Orpiment

Mineral # 754

Betze Post Mine,  Carlin Trend,
Tuscarora Mountains, Elko County, Nevada


Bright orange orpiment with red Realgar crystals on a gray matrix


9.5 x 6 x 5 cm

$ 249










Orpiment

Mineral # 754

another view







Realgar

Mineral # 755

Gold Strike Mine,
Eureka County, Nevada


Chunk of massive Realgar crystalline mineralization

4 x 3 x 2 cm

$ 38





Realgar

Mineral # 755

another view






   







Realgar

Mineral # 756

Gold Strike Mine,
Eureka County, Nevada


Attractive pockets of Realgar crystalline mineralization scattered throughout gray carbonaceous matrix

8.5 x 6.5 x 4.5 cm

$ 78










Realgar

Mineral # 756

another view









Vesuvianite  (Idocrase)

Mineral # 757

Ludwig Mine, Ludwig, Yerington District, Singatse Range, Lyon Co., Nevada

6 x 5 x 4 cm

$ 35







Vesuvianite  (Idocrase)

Mineral # 757

another view of the mineral

 This mineral was named in 1795 when it was found in lava
flows on Mount Vesuvius

 





Vesuvianite  (Idocrase)

Mineral # 758

Ludwig Mine, Ludwig, Yerington District, Singatse Range, Lyon Co., Nevada

7 x 5 x 2.5 cm

$ 39










Vesuvianite  (Idocrase)

Mineral # 758

another view






Metastibnite

Mineral # 759

Type locality:
Steamboat Springs, Washoe County, Nevada


$ 45













Metastibnite

Mineral # 759

Steamboat Springs, Washoe County, Nevada

another view








Metastibnite

Mineral # 760

Type locality:
Steamboat Springs, Washoe County, Nevada

$ 55











Metastibnite

Mineral # 760

Steamboat Springs, Washoe County, Nevada

another view









Barite

Mineral # 761

Dee (Boulder Creek) Underground Mine, Bootstrap District, Drill Station # 6, Elko County, Nevada

10 x 9 x 6 cm


$ 425


Reference: Mining Magazine, 2004, page 38: Barite is now used in drilling mud, paint, automotive underbody
coatings, engine covers, brake pads, and much more... Lots of barite is now being ground up for uses other than collecting












Barite

Mineral # 761

another closer view of this specimen















Barite

Mineral # 761

another closer view of the Barite Crystals


















Barite


Mineral # 761

another view of another side of this Barite crystal mass






 












Barite

Mineral # 761

another closer view of this side of the specimen

















Barite Crystals

 Mineral # 762

Meikle Mine, Bootstrap District, Elko County, Nevada

8 x 6 x 5.5 cm

$ 199

 This is a fine, golden, colored mass of Barite crystals; Note the 3 "dots" toward the left of center - these are natural crystal surfaces  in a row 











Barite Crystals

Mineral # 762

A slightly different angle of the specimen above

   












Barite Crystals

Mineral # 762

This is a close-up view of a portion of the specimen;  the golden color turns to almost a white along some crystal edges

   







Barite Crystals

Mineral # 763

Northumberland Mine, Toquima Range, Nye County, Nevada

6.5 x 5.5 x 6 cm

 $ 65

Barite crystals from this mine have a yellowish-gray color which gradually turns to a true gray along the crystal length.
This is my first offering of a mineral from this particular mine.
 





Barite Crystals

Mineral # 763

This is a closer view of the other side of the Northumberland Barite crystal mass
 











Barite Crystals

Mineral # 764

Meikle Mine, Bootstrap District, Elko County, Nevada

6.5 x 3.5 x 2 cm

$ 36

This is a smaller Barite crystal mass with numerous, delicate crystals



   










Barite Crystals

Mineral # 764

This is a closer view with a different light source which renders the actual color of the specimen



 









Orpiment, Realgar

Specimen # 765

Potosi Mining District, Hmboldt County, Nevada

7 x 5.5 x 3 cm

$ 45
   










Orpiment, Realgar

Specimen # 765

Another view of this specimen with Realgar veins running through the orpiment
   











Orpiment, Realgar

Specimen # 765

A closer view of the Realgar veins in the solid orpiment
   








Crystalline Orpiment, Realgar, Graphite,
in Rodeo Creek Argillite

Specimen 766

Betze Post Mine,  Carlin Trend,
Tuscarora Mountains, Elko County, Nevada


4. 5 x 4 x 3 cm

$ 20

   












Crystalline Orpiment, Realgar, Graphite,
in Rodeo Creek Argillite

Specimen 766

Another view of this specimen from the opposite side; small separations are common in this highly crystalline material but the
specimens appear to be solid; should these crystalline specimens ever come apart over time they will be replaced at no cost to you
   








Crystalline Orpiment, Realgar, Graphite
in Rodeo Creek Argillite

Specimen 767

Betze Post Mine,  Carlin Trend,
Tuscarora Mountains, Elko County, Nevada


5.5 x 4 x 3 cm

$ 30


 








Crystalline Orpiment, Realgar, Graphite
in Rodeo Creek Argillite

Specimen 767

Another view of this specimen from the opposite side; small separations are common in this highly crystalline material but the
specimens appear to be solid; should these crystalline specimens ever come apart over time they will be replaced at no cost to you
   








 

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