David K. Joyce Minerals

Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Various Minerals

This category is a catch-all for nice specimens that do not fall into the pages of species that we normally see from The asbestos mines of southern Quebec.

All prices in Canadian dollars. For payment in US$, deduct 19% or multiply by 0.81.

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Calcite, ApophylliteJeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Various Minerals
  • Item #16072
  • Calcite, Apophyllite
  • 3.1x1.9x1.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: c-8mm, ap-3mm
  • $25.00
  • Jeffrey Mine
  • Asbestos
    Quebec, Canada
  • An interesting cluster of apophyllite on a line of beige calcite crystals. The apophyllite crystals are very sharp, elongated crystals.
Calcite, ApophylliteJeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Various Minerals
  • Item #16071
  • Calcite, Apophyllite
  • 3.3x2.4x1.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: ap-6mm, c-11mm
  • $25.00
  • Jeffrey Mine
  • Asbestos
    Quebec, Canada
  • A very nice cluster of sharp, rhombohedral calcite crystals, associated with elongated, often doubly terminated apophyllite crystals. Unusual!
Calcite, ApophylliteJeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Various Minerals
  • Item #16075
  • Calcite, Apophyllite
  • 3.3x2.3x1.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: c-12mm, ap-3mm
  • $25.00
  • Jeffrey Mine
  • Asbestos
    Quebec, Canada
  • Sharp, rhombohedra of calcite are associated with many small, very sharp crystals of apophyllite on this specimen.
Diopside, VesuvianiteJeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Various Minerals
  • Item #19089
  • Diopside, Vesuvianite
  • 4.0x2.3x1.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: D-7mm, V-10mm
  • $40.00
  • Jeffrey Mine
  • Asbestos
    Quebec, Canada
  • This is really a diopside specimen showing champagne-coloured, bladed, gemmy diopside crystals on light green vesuvianite. An unusual and very nice form of diopside from this great locality!
DiopsideJeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Various Minerals
  • Item #16951
  • Diopside
  • 5.3x3.9x2.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 18mm
  • $40.00
  • Jeffrey Mine
  • Asbestos
    Quebec, Canada
  • A mass of interlocking, light green, prismatic to acicular diopside crystals. A little iron tinting on one side. Unusual!
Clinozoisite, var. ThuliteJeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Various Minerals
  • Item #20151
  • Clinozoisite, var. Thulite
  • 8.5x9.5x6.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $55.00
  • Black Lake Mine
  • Thetford Mines
    Quebec, Canada
  • This specimen shows curved, divergent crystals of the pink variety of clinozoisite from a large asbestos mine not too far from the Jeffrey Mine.
Clinozoisite, var. ThuliteJeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Various Minerals
  • Item #20156
  • Clinozoisite, var. Thulite
  • 4.6x3.0x3.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $40.00
  • Black Lake Mine
  • Thetford Mines
    Quebec, Canada
  • Light pink, divergent, crystals of the pink thulite variety of clinozoisite are embedded in calcite and other white minerals, I expect. Unusual specimen from this location.
Clinozoisite, var. ThuliteJeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Various Minerals
  • Item #20160
  • Clinozoisite, var. Thulite
  • 9.7x7.0x6.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $75.00
  • Black Lake Mine
  • Thetford Mines
    Ontario, Canada
  • A larger specimen showing loads of pinkish crystals of thulite embedded in white matrix. the contrast is great! From the Black Lake Mine at Thetford Mines, Quebec, not all that far from the Jeffery Mine.