David K. Joyce Minerals

Yukon Phosphates, Augelite, Rapid Creek, Yukon Territory

Augelite is one of the more beautiful minerals that occur in the Iron Shales of the Rapid Creek phoshpate occurrences. The crystals are a fine green colour, often gemmy and occur in pointy, monoclinic forms. Here are some fine examples.
For more infomation about the Yukon Phosphate localities, check out the Mineralogical Record, Volume 23, #4. A superb reference.

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

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Wardite, SideriteYukon Phosphates, Augelite, Rapid Creek, Yukon Territory
  • Item #17943
  • Wardite, Siderite
  • 6.1x5.5x3.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 5mm
  • $65.00
  • Rapid Creek

  • Yukon, Canada
  • Some very nice, sharp crystals of wardite are scattered on this plate of small siderite crystals -both sides. Some bruising but lots of very good crystals.
AugeliteYukon Phosphates, Augelite, Rapid Creek, Yukon Territory
  • Item #6012
  • Augelite
  • 10.0x5.7x4.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 7.0
  • $125.00
  • Rapid Creek

  • Yukon, Canada
  • Very sharp, lustrous crystals of augelite cover much of the front of this specimen. The crystals are gemmy and range from light green to a colourless iron-included brown. Displays well.
LazuliteYukon Phosphates, Augelite, Rapid Creek, Yukon Territory
  • Item #17923
  • Lazulite
  • 3.3x3.0x1.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 9mm
  • $75.00
  • Rapid Creek

  • Yukon, Canada
  • A couple of really nice lazulite crystals are present on this small plate of corroded siderite crystals. What a great mineral!
WarditeYukon Phosphates, Augelite, Rapid Creek, Yukon Territory
  • Item #17924
  • Wardite
  • 3.5x2.6x1.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 12mm
  • $75.00
  • Rapid Creek

  • Yukon, Canada
  • A very nice, sharp lightly striated crystal of wardite on a matrix of tiny siderite crystals. As well, one side of the wardite crystal is largely covered with tiny eosphorite and pyrite crystals.
AugeliteYukon Phosphates, Augelite, Rapid Creek, Yukon Territory
  • Item #15658
  • Augelite
  • 9.3x2.6x1.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 4mm
  • $50.00
  • Rapid Creek

  • Yukon, Canada
  • The top of this thin, narrow plate is covered with sharp augelite crystals from tiny to 4mm or so.
AugeliteYukon Phosphates, Augelite, Rapid Creek, Yukon Territory
  • Item #15659
  • Augelite
  • 7.4x4.7x2.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 6mm
  • $65.00
  • Rapid Creek

  • Yukon, Canada
  • This good looking specimen has many sharp, lustrous augelite crystals on the front of it which is angled upwards for excellent viewing. The matrix is iron shale with a crust of pyrite (some sharp crystals) and iron oxides under the augelite. Nice specimen.
Augelite, LazuliteYukon Phosphates, Augelite, Rapid Creek, Yukon Territory
  • Item #15660
  • Augelite, Lazulite
  • 8.2x5.7x3.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 7mm
  • $65.00
  • Rapid Creek

  • Yukon, Canada
  • The top of this specimen is mostly covered with augelite crystals, some tinted with iron. The left side has an area rich in deep blue lazulite specimens. Nice combination specimen that we don't see very often!
AugeliteYukon Phosphates, Augelite, Rapid Creek, Yukon Territory
  • Item #15662
  • Augelite
  • 8.0x6.3x2.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 7mm
  • $65.00
  • Rapid Creek

  • Yukon, Canada
  • The top of this plate, and much of the bottom is encrusted with many augelite crystals. The larger ones show a pleasant green colour, while the smaller ones look colourless but gemmy against the iron oxide background. Nice!