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WITHERITE
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TSM2122
WITHERITE  Minerva no.1 Mine, Hardin County, Illinois
super crystal group of Witherite. the forming solution was probably so concentrated that there are "blades" of witherite forming out of the main xl group. minor fluorite in association.
4.25 x 4 inches, 10.5 x 10 cm

RHODOCHROSITE
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TSM2125
RHODOCHROSITE  N'Chwaning Mine, Northern Cape Province, Kalahari Manganese Field, South Africa.
a killer group of sharp, deep red xls of Rhodochrosite on Manganite.
4.25 inches, 11 cm

APATITE on MAGNETITE
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TSM2128
APATITE on MAGNETITE   Cerro de Mercado, Durango, Mexico
gem yellow apatite xls in well crystallized magnetite xls. usually apatites from this locality are single xls cemented with pocket debris because of the collapsed pockets in the pipe formation. this is a nice example of a pocket formation.
2.5 inches, 6.5 cm

FLUORITE
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TSM2130
FLUORITE  Lilly Pod, Denton Mine, Hardin County, Illinois
fantastic group of clear, multi colored xls, with some Barite inclusions.
aprox. 6.25 x 4 inches, 16 x 10 cm

COPPER
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TSM2131
COPPER  Baltic Mine, Houghton County, Michigan
branching group of crystallized copper branches with nice patina.
aprox. 4 x 4 inches, 10 x 10 cm

CALCITE & FLUORITE
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TSM2135
CALCITE & FLUORITE  Minerva no.1 Mine, Hardin County, Illinois
bright blue Fluorite cubes covered with snow white Calcite xls.outdoor & indoor case lighting. the color is closer to the case lighting.
aprox. 3.75 x 2.75 inches, 9.5 x 7 cm

QUARTZ "HERKIMER DIAMOND"
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TSM2132
QUARTZ "Herkimer Diamond"  Ace of Diamonds Mine, Herkimer County, New York
killer, sharp, water clear, doubly terminated Herkimer on a stem of limestone matrix. all natural, no repairs.
the Quartz is a little over 3 inches, 7.5 cm
4 x 2.75 inches, 10 x 7 cm
sold

AQUAMARINE
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TSM2133
BERYL variety AQUAMARINE  Gilgit Area, Skardu, Pakistan
a super, light blue , transparent Aqua with a modified termination. the color is much more blue in person.
3.25 inches, 8.25 cm