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Grenville, Spinel, Forsterite, Parker Mine, Notre Dame du Laus, Quebec, Page Two

Here are some more specimens from the famous Parker Mine, particularly excellent forsterite-spinel combinations. Forsterite is a member of the olivine group of minerals.

All prices in Canadian dollars. For payment in US$, deduct 22% or multiply by 0.78.

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Forsterite, SpinelGrenville, Spinel, Forsterite, Parker Mine, Notre Dame du Laus, Quebec, Page Two
  • Item #13534
  • Forsterite, Spinel
  • 11.0x6.2x4.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 30mm
  • $60.00
  • Parker Mine
  • Notre Dame du Laus
    Quebec, Canada
  • The top of this piece is covered with sharp, tabular forsterite crystals along with a few black spinel crystals. It is really a nice forsterite specimen from this famous spinel locality.
Spinel, ForsteriteGrenville, Spinel, Forsterite, Parker Mine, Notre Dame du Laus, Quebec, Page Two
  • Item #14066
  • Spinel, Forsterite
  • 3.7x2.3x2.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: s-17mm
  • $70.00
  • Parker Mine
  • Notre Dame du Laus
    Quebec, Canada
  • A larger than average, 17mm spinel crystal is nicely situated on a couple of forsterite crystal sections, on this specimen. The spinel crystal features a dominant octahedron with prominent dodecahedral modifications. Looks great!
Forsterite, SpinelGrenville, Spinel, Forsterite, Parker Mine, Notre Dame du Laus, Quebec, Page Two
  • Item #14086
  • Forsterite, Spinel
  • 5.4x6.3x5.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: s14mm, f22mm
  • $70.00
  • Parker Mine
  • Notre Dame du Laus
    Quebec, Canada
  • The front of this specimenis covered with sharp black spinel crystals associated with well formed, greenish forsterite crystals, all accentuated by the presence of lighter coloured calcite. Displays very well!
ForsteriteGrenville, Spinel, Forsterite, Parker Mine, Notre Dame du Laus, Quebec, Page Two
  • Item #14093
  • Forsterite
  • 5.5x4.5x3.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 23mm
  • $65.00
  • Parker Mine
  • Notre Dame du Laus
    Quebec, Canada
  • This specimen features a 23mm forsterite crystal perfectly exposed on the front of a calcite forsterite matrix. The crystal is a dull green with very well formed crystal faces. The specimens stands perfectly for display.