David K. Joyce Minerals

Latest Additions

Below are the most recent additions to my specimens database. Click on any of the thumbnails to view a larger image of the specimen.

All prices in Canadian dollars. For payment in US$, deduct 16% or multiply by 0.84.

 

PyrostilpniteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19844
  • Pyrostilpnite
  • 3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A beautiful, orange-red, divergent, pyrostilpnite crystal graces an otherwise dull vug of sphalerite, pyrite and quartz crystals.
Fizélyite, MiargyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Fizélyite
  • Item #19843
  • Fizélyite, Miargyrite
  • 3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • There are several nice fizelyite crystals in this cavity, along with and sometimes on, very sharp, black miargyrite crystals.
SemseyiteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Geocronite, Semseyite
  • Item #19842
  • Semseyite
  • 4.8x3.8x2.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A sharp, razor-blade of a crystal of semseyite is well protected in a quartz vug. Excellent!
Fizélyite, Miargyrite, CerussiteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Fizélyite
  • Item #19841
  • Fizélyite, Miargyrite, Cerussite
  • 3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • This is an interesting one! The main feature is a very nice fizelyite crystal but there are also some sharp, black miargyrite crystals and thin, almost wispy cerussite crystals. Very nice!
DiaphoriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Diaphorite
  • Item #19840
  • Diaphorite
  • 2.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A number of excellent, sharp diaphorite crystals in this quartz-lined vug. Sweet!
GeocroniteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Geocronite, Semseyite
  • Item #19839
  • Geocronite
  • 2.9 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $75.00
  • Van Silver Mine

  • British Columbia, Canada
  • This vug contains an extremely sharp, well twinned group of geocronite crystals. Rare!
GeocroniteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Geocronite, Semseyite
  • Item #19838
  • Geocronite
  • 1.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $75.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • There are several groups and/or twins of geocronite in this vug. Here is a picture of one of the. Superb!
Pyrargyrite, Bournonite, PyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19837
  • Pyrargyrite, Bournonite, Pyrite
  • 1.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A gorgeous, ruby-red pyrargyrite in this siderite vug along with a sharp, cogwheel twin of bournonite.
UK-39Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec -Various Species
  • Item #19836
  • UK-39
  • 4.4x3.4x3.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Mont Saint-Hilaire

  • Quebec, Canada
  • This pectolite crystal matrix has several round aggregate of tiny platy crystals of this unknown. It was once thought to be Tadzhikite but now referred to as a hellandite group mineral until further work is done.
UK-39Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec -Various Species
  • Item #19835
  • UK-39
  • 3.1x2.4x2.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Mont Saint-Hilaire

  • Quebec, Canada
  • This pectolite crystal matrix has one aggregate of tiny platy crystals of this unknown. It was once thought to be Tadzhikite but now referred to as a hellandite group mineral until further work is done.
UK-39Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec -Various Species
  • Item #19834
  • UK-39
  • 4.0x3.8x3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $75.00
  • Mont Saint-Hilaire

  • Quebec, Canada
  • This vug of pectolite crystals in marble matrix has several discoidal aggregates of tiny platy crystals of this unknown. It was once thought to be Tadzhikite but now referred to as a hellandite group mineral until further work is done.
UK-39Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec -Various Species
  • Item #19833
  • UK-39
  • 1.4x1.4x0.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $75.00
  • Mont Saint-Hilaire

  • Quebec, Canada
  • This pectolite crystal matrix has the best aggregate of tiny platy, pearly, crystals of this unknown. It was once thought to be Tadzhikite but now referred to as a hellandite group mineral until further work is done.
Sphalerite, GalenaPine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19810
  • Sphalerite, Galena
  • 9.6x4.7x3.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 5mm
  • $65.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • A really nice stalactitic growth that is actually two growths fused together by the looks of the double growth rings in each end. Looks great!
Sphalerite, GalenaPine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19809
  • Sphalerite, Galena
  • 8.4x4.0x3.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 4mm
  • $55.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • A really nice section of stalactitic growth showing undulating folds of sphalerite crested with sharp galena cubes. Nice "growth rings" of sphalerite and galena exposed in the base.
Sphalerite, GalenaPine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19803
  • Sphalerite, Galena
  • 8.5x3.8x3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1mm
  • $75.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • This specimen is composed of several stalactitic growths attached to each other. The growths are light coloured sphalerite on the outside and show concentric banding of other hues of brown. It has been repaired but the repair is not that noticeable. Only a little galena. Nice specimen!
Sphalerite, GalenaPine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19802
  • Sphalerite, Galena
  • 6.5x2.3x2.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: g-4mm
  • $45.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • A light coloured, fine-grained sphalerite stalagtite showing rounded end and nice growth rings on the other end. Slightly oxidized galena crystals on one side. It has been repaired. The repair is not visible from the display side but is available from the back.
Sphalerite, GalenaPine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19801
  • Sphalerite, Galena
  • 4.8x3.8x3.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 5mm
  • $35.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • A thick, stubby end of a stalactitic growth showing "growth rings" in one end. The specimen shows an outer zone of sharp, dark brown sphalerite crystals with cubes of galena here and there.
Sphalerite, GalenaPine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19800
  • Sphalerite, Galena
  • 5.8x4.4x4.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 3mm
  • $35.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • A thick stalactitic growth section showing sharp, interesting "growth rings".
Sphalerite, GalenaPine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19799
  • Sphalerite, Galena
  • 9.7x4.9x4.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 5mm
  • $75.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • A great looking crystallized stalactitic section showing a coating of sharp, dark brown sphalerite crystals speckled with galena cubes. Very interesting paragenesis!
Sphalerite, GalenaPine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19797
  • Sphalerite, Galena
  • 4.9x4.4x4.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: g-8mm
  • $45.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • An odd, sort-of cauliflower shaped mass of sphalerite crowned with galena crystals. The sphalerite is composed of concentric bands of sphalerite with lighter crystals on the outside. Interesting piece!
Sphalerite, GalenaPine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19796
  • Sphalerite, Galena
  • 6.9x3.8x3.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 5mm
  • $40.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • A cylindrical stalactitic section that is mostly sphalerite with some galena crystals as the last phase to form. The concentric bands of the sphalerite are interesting in that galena is included at times so that you can see when it formed at other times in the paragenesis. Nice!
Sphalerite, GalenaPine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19795
  • Sphalerite, Galena
  • 13.0x7.3x6.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 5mm
  • $145.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • A large, bent, cylindrical mass of, mostly, sphalerite that is a section of a stalactitic growth. There is a tube in the middle of the cylinder that is hollow. Crystals all 'round! Heavy! Displays well.
Sphalerite, Galena, CerussitePine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19793
  • Sphalerite, Galena, Cerussite
  • 8.3x5.2x4.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: g-5mm
  • $55.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • This specimen is a stalactite section composed mostly of sphalerite with some galena crystals on part of it. Interestingly, the galena crystals are coated with small, sparkling white crystals of, what I believe are tiny cerussite crystals. Interesting!!
Sphalerite, GalenaPine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19792
  • Sphalerite, Galena
  • 4.8x3.7x3.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: g-6mm, s-4mm
  • $40.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • A branching formation of sphalerite wth some galena on it and throughout its formation sequence. There is a particularly interesting formation of galena in the center of the stalactite.
Sphalerite, GalenaPine Point Mine, Pine Point, Northwest Territories
  • Item #19791
  • Sphalerite, Galena
  • 7.7x3.5x3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 6mm
  • $45.00
  • Pine Point Mine
  • Pine Point
    Northwest Territories, Canada
  • This specimen is a section of a stalactitic growth of sphalerite with a little galena on it. Nice banded cross-section.
SphaleriteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Sphalerite
  • Item #19789
  • Sphalerite
  • 4.9x4.5x2.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 7mm
  • $75.00
  • Flamboro Quarry
  • Wentworth Co.
    Ontario, Canada
  • A great looking specimen of gemmy orange, lustrous sphalerite crystals on dolostone. Excellent!
SphaleriteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Sphalerite
  • Item #19788
  • Sphalerite
  • 6.5x4.1x3.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 38mm
  • $125.00
  • Lafarge Quarry, (Dundas Quarry)
  • Wentworth Co.
    Ontario, Canada
  • THIS is a great looking specimen of this zinc sulphide mineral. It is a complex, deep orange crystal that is perched at one end of dolostone. Needs support for display.
Sphalerite, Marcasite, BariteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Sphalerite
  • Item #19787
  • Sphalerite, Marcasite, Barite
  • 5.8x4.2x3.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: Sp 18mm, Ma 2mm, Ba 4mm
  • $60.00
  • Lafarge Quarry, (Dundas Quarry)
  • Wentworth Co
    Ontario, Canada
  • A cluster of smaller complex black sphalerite crystals or a complexly twinned larger sphalerite crystal. The sphalerite is studded with small calcite crystals and some razor sharp marcasite crystals. Handsome!
SphaleriteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Sphalerite
  • Item #19786
  • Sphalerite
  • 4.1x3.0x1.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 8mm
  • $40.00
  • Flamboro Quarry
  • Wentworth Co.
    Ontario, Canada
  • A cluster of gemmy orange and yellow-orange crystals of sphalerite sit on the top of a fragment of rough stromatolite fossil mold. Nice example of a mineral that is more often black or brown!
SphaleriteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Sphalerite
  • Item #19785
  • Sphalerite
  • 7.1x5.1x4.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 8mm
  • $65.00
  • Flamboro Quarry
  • Wentworth Co.
    Ontario, Canada
  • A concave stromatolite mold that is partially lined with orangey (a little darker orange than in the photo) crystals of sphalerite. Nice looking specimen!
SphaleriteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Sphalerite
  • Item #19783
  • Sphalerite
  • 5.3x4.1x2.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 20mm
  • $70.00
  • Flamboro Quarry
  • Wentworth Co.
    Ontario, Canada
  • This is either a superb, cluster of complex crystals or a single, complexly twinned sphalerite crystal with a fragment of dolostone attached to the back. Looks great!
SeleniteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Various Minerals
  • Item #19782
  • Selenite
  • 9.5x2.3x1.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: as above
  • $40.00
  • Lafarge Quarry, (Dundas Quarry)
  • Wentworth Co.
    Ontario, Canada
  • A single crystal of gypsum with minimal bruising. It is colourless, sharp and handsome. We don't see these all that often.
SphaleriteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Sphalerite
  • Item #19781
  • Sphalerite
  • 7.7x4.3x2.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $65.00
  • Flamboro Quarry
  • Wentworth Co.
    Ontario, Canada
  • This fragment of dolostone is coated by tiny dolomite crystals and one perfectly situated composite sphalerite crystal.
MarcasiteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Various Minerals
  • Item #19780
  • Marcasite
  • 6.8x3.3x3.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 8mm
  • $45.00
  • Flamboro Quarry
  • Wentworth Co.
    Canada
  • This specimen is a ridge of dolostone that has its top covered by golden, sharp marcasite crystals. Shows well!
SphaleriteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Sphalerite
  • Item #19779
  • Sphalerite
  • 10.0x7.4x4.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 4mm
  • $55.00
  • Flamboro Quarry
  • Wentworth Co.
    Ontario, Canada
  • The top-front of this specimen is largely covered with deep golden sphalerite crystal. The crystals are all very complex with high luster. The light patch of rock is actually part of a stromatolite fossil.
FluoriteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Fluorite
  • Item #19778
  • Fluorite
  • 8.4x5.0x5.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 14mm
  • $90.00
  • Lafarge Quarry, (Dundas Quarry)
  • Wentworth Co.
    Canada
  • This thick plate sports a covering of sharp, lustrous gemmy fluorite crystals. They all bear a cloudy cross in the center. Not colourless but a sort of very light brown-beige colour. Stands perfectly for display.
Calcite w/ SphaleriteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Various Minerals
  • Item #19777
  • Calcite w/ Sphalerite
  • 10.5x8.3x5.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 13mm
  • $45.00
  • Lafarge Quarry, (Dundas Quarry)
  • Wentworth Co.
    Ontario, Canada
  • A cluster/plate of sharp, light golden, scalenohedra of calcite from this famous quarry. This is, in fact, the most important mineral at the quarry where they have produced lime and cement from calcite for decades. Looks great!
Celestine, CalciteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Celestine
  • Item #19776
  • Celestine, Calcite
  • 9.8x8.7x4.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 4mm
  • $85.00
  • Lafarge Quarry, (Dundas Quarry)
  • Wentworth Co.
    Ontario, Canada
  • A nice cavity of light bluish celestine crystals associated with similar sized calcite crystals. There is a slightly purplish tinge under some of the celestines which I believe is due to high fluorine content. The celestine crystals are gemmy and lustrous. Nice example!
CalciteSouth Ontario Limestone Quarries, Various Minerals
  • Item #19775
  • Calcite
  • 6.6x6.0x4.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 24mm
  • $80.00
  • Lafarge Quarry, (Dundas Quarry)
  • Wentworth Co.
    Ontario, Canada
  • A really nice spray of calcite crystals. The aggregate is a radiating mound of scalenohedral crystals with nice luster and light golden colour. Displays perfectly!
Pyrostilpnite, PyrargyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19772
  • Pyrostilpnite, Pyrargyrite
  • 2.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A sharp, orange pyrostilpnite crystals is present at the edge of this vug which also contains a cluster of stout, deep red pyrargyrite crystals. Sweet!
SemseyiteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Geocronite, Semseyite
  • Item #19770
  • Semseyite
  • 2.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A cluster of semseyite crystals is present in this vug, surrounded by hairy crystals of boulangerite.
GeocroniteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Geocronite, Semseyite
  • Item #19769
  • Geocronite
  • 1.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A cluster of geocronite crystals is well exposed in this vug.
GeocroniteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Geocronite, Semseyite
  • Item #19768
  • Geocronite
  • 2.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • This specimen has an unusual, rounded aggregate of geocronite crystals and, in the same vug, a smaller cluster showing an extremely sharp crystal. Better in person!
GeocroniteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Geocronite, Semseyite
  • Item #19767
  • Geocronite
  • 3.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • An aggregate of enmeshed geocronite crystals. Different!
Geocronite, SemseyiteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Geocronite, Semseyite
  • Item #19766
  • Geocronite, Semseyite
  • 3.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $75.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A wonderful cluster of sharp, twinned geocronite crystals is sheltered in this vug. Much better in person! Also a couple of semseyite crystals at one end of the vug. Nice association!
Pyrostilpnite, PyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19764
  • Pyrostilpnite, Pyrite
  • 1.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A superb, orange, well terminated pyrostilpnite crystal in a vug associated with pyrite crystals.
PyrostilpniteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19763
  • Pyrostilpnite
  • 1.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • This vug has a thick, prism of pyrostilpnite that glows orange-red like an ember. Hot!
PyrostilpniteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19762
  • Pyrostilpnite
  • 1.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A small, tabular, terminated, orange pyrostilpnite crystal sits, well exposed and contrasted with lighter minerals in this vug. Interestingly, the pyrostilpnite crystal is twisted.
Pyrostilpnite, PyrargyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19761
  • Pyrostilpnite, Pyrargyrite
  • 1.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • Three sharp, terminated orange pyrostilpnite crystals are tucked into the edge of this vug in white calcite or dolomite. Excellent!
Pyrostilpnite, SphaleriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19760
  • Pyrostilpnite, Sphalerite
  • 2.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A sharp, orange, well terminated pyrostilpnite crystal is perfectly exposed on calcite crystals in this shallow vug. Perfect!
PyrostilpniteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19759
  • Pyrostilpnite
  • 2.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • There at least seven acicular pyrostilpnite crystals scattered around in this vug of quartz crystals. All of the crystals are sharp and terminated.
Pyrostilpnite, PyrargyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19758
  • Pyrostilpnite, Pyrargyrite
  • 1.9 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • This specimen has a numberof pyrargyrite crystals in a vug on one larger pyrargyrite crystal. As well, there is a sharp, well formed, terminated pyrostilpnite crystal in the vug. Lots to look at!
Pyrostilpnite, PyrargyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19757
  • Pyrostilpnite, Pyrargyrite
  • 2.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $75.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • An elongated, orange pyrostilpnite crystal lays on matrix close to an aggregate of several pyrargyrite crystals. Sweet!
Pyrostilpnite, Sphalerite, PyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19756
  • Pyrostilpnite, Sphalerite, Pyrite
  • 2.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A superbly crystallized pyrostilpnite crystal is perched on what I believe is sphalerite and pyrite although one of the black crystals may be miargyrite. Nice!
Pyrostilpnite, BournoniteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19755
  • Pyrostilpnite, Bournonite
  • 4.4x4.0x2.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A very nice, orange pyriostilpnite crystal is perfectly perched on a quartz crystal in a vug this split galena-sphalerite-pyrite and quartz vein. As well there is a well formed "cogwheel" of bournonite in one of the vugs. Nice association!
Pyrostilpnite, PyrargyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19753
  • Pyrostilpnite, Pyrargyrite
  • 3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: pyrarg-2mm
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • This specimen shows a sharp, orangey pyrostilpnite crystal in association with a much larger, deep red pyrargyrite crystal. Nice!
Pyrostilpnite, PyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19752
  • Pyrostilpnite, Pyrite
  • 2.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A very sharp, well terminated dark orange pyrostilpnite crystal is attached to a golden pyrite crystal in this quartz vug. Very nice crystal.
PyrostilpniteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19751
  • Pyrostilpnite
  • 2.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A sharp, well-terminated pyrostilpnite crystal stands out in sharp contrast to sparkling white quartz crystals. There are a few more tiny pyrostilpnite crystals scattered amongst poorly formed freieslebenite or diaphorite crystals. Nice pyrostilpnite!
Pyrostilpnite, DiaphoriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrostilpnite
  • Item #19750
  • Pyrostilpnite, Diaphorite
  • 2.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • Here is one that is a little different and a little hard to see. The focus of the specimen is a sharp, pyrostilpnite crystal laying almost parallel to a rough diaphorite crystal. You can just see the orangey colour of the pyrostilpnite crystal. Nice association piece!
Pyrargyrite, Miargyrite, SphaleriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19748
  • Pyrargyrite, Miargyrite, Sphalerite
  • 4.2x2.8x1.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A nice, gemmy-red pyrargyrite crystal is present in a vug with much larger sphalerite crystals and a small miargyrite crystal.
Pyrargyrite, MiargyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19747
  • Pyrargyrite, Miargyrite
  • 4.2x2.8x1.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • at least a couple of nice, sharp pyrargyrite crystals and lustrous, black, miargyrite crystals are present in vugs on this piece.
Pyrargyrite, MiargyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19746
  • Pyrargyrite, Miargyrite
  • 3.2x2.8x1.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • There are at least a couple of nice pyrargyrite crystals and several sharp, black miargyrite crystals in this vug. Very nice!
DiaphoriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Diaphorite
  • Item #19743
  • Diaphorite
  • 1.9 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A sharp diaphorite crystal is perched on a pyrite crystal and associated with some poor pyrargyrite in this quartz vug. Nice diaphorite!
Pyrargyrite, DiaphoriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19742
  • Pyrargyrite, Diaphorite
  • 1.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A very sharp, gemmy-red pyrargyrite crystal is present in this vug with a number of beautiful, lustrous diaphorite crystals.
Pyrargyrite, MiargyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19741
  • Pyrargyrite, Miargyrite
  • 1.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $40.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A beautiful, gemmy micro crystal of pyrargyrite sits on, what I think is a partial miargyrite crystal. There are a couple of other sharp miargyrite crystals to the left. Nice pyrargyrite!
PyrargyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19740
  • Pyrargyrite
  • 1.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A really nice, simple specimen showing a sharp crystal of pyrargyrite in a white quartz vug. Sweet!
Pyrargyrite, Bournonite, PyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19739
  • Pyrargyrite, Bournonite, Pyrite
  • 1.9 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.33mm
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A sharp, iridescent pyrargyrite crystal is attached to a nice bournonite crystal and a pyrite crystal. Nice combination!
PyrargyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19737
  • Pyrargyrite
  • 1.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A lustrous, prismatic, red pyrargyrite crystal is tightly tucked away in a white quartz crystal-lined vug. Nice contrast!
Pyrargyrite, Miargyrite, PyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19736
  • Pyrargyrite, Miargyrite, Pyrite
  • 1.3cm cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A sharp, rich-looking pyrargyrite crystals is attached to a black miargyrite crystal in this vug. Nice association!
Pyrargyrite, Miargyrite, SphaleriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19735
  • Pyrargyrite, Miargyrite, Sphalerite
  • 1.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1mm
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • An excellent pyrargyrite crystal sits well exposed between a miargyrite crystal and a sphalerite crystal. The pyrargyrite shows excellent trigonal form, as you can see from the picture! As well, there is a lesser pyrargyrite and a poor diaphorite crystal at the other end of the vug. Nice assemblage!
Pyrargyrite, PyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19733
  • Pyrargyrite, Pyrite
  • 1.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A superb, sharp, red pyrargyrite crystal stands up nicely, associated with pyrite and quartz in this vug. Gorgeous!
Pyrargyrite, DiaphoriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19732
  • Pyrargyrite, Diaphorite
  • 1.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A sharp, prismatic red pyrargyrite crystal that lays next to a sharp, stout, well terminated diaphorite crystal. Nice!
Pyrargyrite, DiaphoriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19731
  • Pyrargyrite, Diaphorite
  • 1.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A nice doubly terminated, ruby-red pyrargyrite crystal attached to a sharp diaphorite crystal. I must tell you that the diaphorite crystal is complete on the side in the picture but incomplete on the back of the picture. The pyrargyrite is complete. As well, there is another smaller but excellent diaphorite crystal in the vug.
Pyrargyrite, PyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Pyrargyrite
  • Item #19730
  • Pyrargyrite, Pyrite
  • 2.1cm cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1mm
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A gorgeous single pyrargyrite crystal in association with pyrite in this quartz lined vug. Great crystal forms!
CalciteCalcite   Various Localities
  • Item #19728
  • Calcite
  • 8.6x7.1x4.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: as above
  • $45.00
  • Chemen Versant Sud
  • Old Chelsea
    Quebec, Canada
  • This one big rhombohedron of calcite has two twin members on the right side. Very nice example from this unusual locality!
Marialite, PyroxeneGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19727
  • Marialite, Pyroxene
  • 4.2x2.9x2.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 38mm
  • $40.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • A couple of sharp marialite crystals, one long and slender, the other larger and broad cling together in this nice specimen.
FluororichteriteGrenville Minerals, Various Localities
  • Item #19725
  • Fluororichterite
  • 9.5x5.3x3.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 79mm
  • $45.00
  • George Earle Farm
  • Wilberforce
    Ontario, Canada
  • A nice, black, prismatic, crystal of this unusual amphibole group mineral. It is doubly terminated but the terminations are sort of multiple. Sits naturally like in the picture. With a stand would look great vertically, as well. Nice specimen!
Marialite, PyroxeneGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19724
  • Marialite, Pyroxene
  • 12.0x9.0x8.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: m-70mm
  • $140.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • A superb crystal of this variety of scapolite is perfectly presented on this mound of much smaller, dark green, pyroxene crystals. The marialite crystal is creamy white and, as is usually the case, has a slight alteration coating of mica. Displays perfectly!
FluorapatiteGrenville -Bear Lake Diggings, nr. Gooderham, Ontario
  • Item #19720
  • Fluorapatite
  • 10.2x7.3x5.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: as above
  • $110.00
  • Bear Lake Diggings
  • nr. Gooderham
    Ontario, Canada
  • A rather large, stocky, doubly terminated crystal of fluorapatite from this great old locality. It is a, light green, doubly terminated crystal with a very good termination on one end and a more melted termination on the other. A couple of bits missing out of it but really a nice crystal!
Titanite, Marialite, PyroxeneGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19717
  • Titanite, Marialite, Pyroxene
  • 9.7x9.5x3.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: m-37mm, t-21mm
  • $60.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • A nice plate, showing cris-crossing marialite crystals with a couple of black titanite crystals. Nice specimen!
Marialite, PyroxeneGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19715
  • Marialite, Pyroxene
  • 6.0x5.0x3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 39mm
  • $40.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • This specimen is a nice, creamy white, singly terminated marialite crystal is thickly encrusted on the lower part by many smaller, dark-green- pyroxene crystals.
Titanite, Marialite, PyroxeneGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19714
  • Titanite, Marialite, Pyroxene
  • 5.5x4.3x4.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: t-24mm
  • $45.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • The top of this massive marialite matrix is covered by small pyroxene crystals and several, sharp, dark-brown titanite crystals. Excellent example!
MarialiteGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19713
  • Marialite
  • 5.7x6.2x4.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 32mm
  • $35.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • Several sharp, creamy white marialite crystals are formed at the front of this scapolite gneiss. Sharp looking specimen of this scapolite Group mineral!
TitaniteGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19712
  • Titanite
  • 3.9x3.3x1.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 27mm
  • $40.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • Two sharp titanite crystals in parallel growth make a fine specimen from this locality. Impressive!
Marialite, PyroxeneGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19711
  • Marialite, Pyroxene
  • 7.8x6.1x5.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 49mm
  • $45.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • This specimen shows a silky-creamy marialite crystal at the front of a mound of corroded pyroxene group crystals. Displays well!
MarialiteGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19710
  • Marialite
  • 4.4x3.8x3.9 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 30mm
  • $40.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • Here is a nice cluster of the marialite variety of the scapolite group. Nice!
Pyroxene GroupGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19709
  • Pyroxene Group
  • 7.8x6.1x4.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 22mm
  • $55.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • Maybe the best pyroxene crystal groups that I have seen from this locality!
TitaniteGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19708
  • Titanite
  • 2.6x2.3x1.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 21mm
  • $35.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • A sharp cluster of two dark-brown titanite crystals. Thumbnail sized.
Marialite, PyroxeneGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19705
  • Marialite, Pyroxene
  • 5.4x4.2x3.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 25mm
  • $45.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • A nice cluster of sharp marialite crystals with a slight alteration coating of mica. Nice!
StilbiteGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19704
  • Stilbite
  • 9.3x5.0x5.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 24mm ball
  • $80.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • This specimen shows a 24mm ball of stilbite crystals atop of corroded pyroxene and feldspar crystals. Some feel that the stilbite results from crystallization of silica and other elements resulting from the decomposition of the pyroxene and feldspar by hydrothermal or meteoric aqueous solutions. Nice looking Grenville zeolite specimen!
MarialiteGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19703
  • Marialite
  • 6.0x4.5x3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 52mm
  • $45.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • A stack of single and doubly terminated marialite crystals. They have the creamy white colouration with only a very light alteration to mica. Nice!
TitaniteGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19702
  • Titanite
  • 4.2x2.8x2.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 27mm
  • $55.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • A razor-sharp, wedge of titanite sits upon a half crystal of titanite in this specimen. The titanite has a crazy, crystallized texture on all of its surface. Amazing! Nice titanite specimen!
Marialite, PyroxeneGrenville, Marialite, etc., Montcerf, Quebec
  • Item #19699
  • Marialite, Pyroxene
  • 7.0x7.2x3.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: m-41mm
  • $45.00
  • Zec Desert
  • Montcerf
    Quebec, Canada
  • A nice specimen showing a perfectly terminated prism of marialite associated with pyroxene.
FizélyiteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Fizélyite
  • Item #19697
  • Fizélyite
  • 3.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1.5mm
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A really nice crystal of Fizélyite protrudes into a quartz vug. A few other crystals but this one is really nice!
Fizélyite, SphaleriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Fizélyite
  • Item #19694
  • Fizélyite, Sphalerite
  • 2.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2.5mm
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A cluster of stout Fizélyite crystals inhabits a drusy quartz lined vug, associated with sphalerite. Nice crystal!
Fizélyite, PyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Fizélyite
  • Item #19693
  • Fizélyite, Pyrite
  • 1.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2mm
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • Nice! A pair of well formed, feathered Fizélyite crystals associated with pyrite are well presented in this specimen! Very photogenic!
FizélyiteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Fizélyite
  • Item #19692
  • Fizélyite
  • 2.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1.5mm
  • $75.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • Lots of Fizélyite crystals on this plate of quartz crystals, ranging from needle like to a more stout habit. . Some of the Fizélyite crystals have an algal growth on them, some are very clean.
FizélyiteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Fizélyite
  • Item #19691
  • Fizélyite
  • 1.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $55.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A wonderful nest of sharp, Fizélyite crystals in a vug in this sphalerite-galena-pyrite vein.
FizélyiteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Fizélyite
  • Item #19690
  • Fizélyite
  • 1.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • An excellent, convergent crystal of this rare sulphosalt is well protected in this vug. Very nice!
FizélyiteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Fizélyite
  • Item #19689
  • Fizélyite
  • 2.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $65.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A couple of nice Fizélyite crystals on this specimen, one a "twisted" crystal!