Vietnam. Pargasite. Huge bright green tabular crystal of Pargasite are revealed from the snow white Marble matrix. The Pargasite crystals are very large and well formed, measuring to 4.6cm length, with subvitreous to resinous lustre. The crystals form flattened diamond shaped prisms. This mineral is from the Amphibole family of minerals and comes from the Sungate Mine.
CRYSTALLIZED NATIVE GOLD Eagle's Nest Mine (Mystery Wind Mine), Placer County, California, USA Very sharp and brilliant group of Gold crystals from one of the premier specimen producing mines of recent times. Five flattened octahedrons .19 inch (4 mm) or larger, with trigonal faces, are sprinkled among other crystals of a more tabular or platy type. Color is the rich, buttery yellow that is only displayed by high Karat Gold. / Mineral Friends <3
Norway. Anatase. Black, metallic crystals of Anatase on white crysatlline Quartz from Matskorhae in Norway. This is a fine example of this Titanium mineral species. The crystals are quite sharp with high lustre in well formed bipyramids, and the Quartz is clear and glossy. This site is famous for its Anatase specimens.
Sphalerite crystals on Quartz covered matrix.From the Kangjiawan Deposit, Shuikoushan ore field, Changning Co., Hengyang Prefect., Hunan Province, China. Measures 6.8 cm by 8.4 cm by 4.6 cm in total size. Ex. K. Miller Mineral Collection