David K. Joyce Minerals

Sulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two

More interesting sulphides and arsenides!

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Cinnabar, MercurySulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #18091
  • Cinnabar, Mercury
  • 6.8x6.1x6.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: n/a
  • $110.00
  • El Entricho Mine
  • Almaden
    Spain
  • A large chunk of coarse native mercury from the world-famous locality that has been worked for centuries. The piece is solid cinnabar and it has some open spaces on the one side that are largely filled with native mercury globules between the cinnabar crystals. Rich!
Arsenopyrite, QuartzSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16909
  • Arsenopyrite, Quartz
  • 13.0x8.2x6.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 55mm
  • $525.00
  • Yaogangxian Mine
  • Chenzhou City, Hunan
    China
  • THIS is an arsenopyrite specimen! It is a large, spectacular cluster of silvery-metallic crystals with a lone quartz crystal, right at the top. The crystals are wedge-shaped, deeply striated and well terminated. Extra postage here. Excellent specimen from a modern classic locality.
Arsenopyrite, Ilvaite, HedenbergiteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16911
  • Arsenopyrite, Ilvaite, Hedenbergite
  • 11.5x7.5x9.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: a-10mm, h-62mm, i-30mm
  • $125.00
  • Huanggang mine
  • Hexigtan, Ulanhad, Inner Mongolia
    China
  • An unusual specimen featuring lustrous arsenopyrite crystals, sprinkled on divergent, dull hedenbergite and pitch-black prisms of ilvaite. Very interesting piece!
Arsenopyrite, FluoriteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16891
  • Arsenopyrite, Fluorite
  • 7.1x6.9x5.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 36mm
  • $225.00
  • Yaogangxian Mine
  • Chenzhou City, Hunan
    China
  • A really nice specimen featuring arsenopyrite crystals associated with very light purple fluorite crystals. The arsenopyrite crystals are stepped, well terminated crystals with nice lustre. Displays well!
Arsenopyrite, Chalcopyrite, CovelliteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16892
  • Arsenopyrite, Chalcopyrite, Covellite
  • 5.3x3.7x3.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: a-1mm
  • $65.00
  • Schleema Mine
  • Saxony
    Germany
  • Lots of bright, lustrous arsenopyrite crystals are on the rough chalcopyrite/covellite in patches or as individual crystals. Classic old locality!!
Arsenopyrite, QuartzSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16894
  • Arsenopyrite, Quartz
  • 6.6x4.7x2.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 20mm
  • $65.00
  • Dalnegorsk
  • Primorskiy Kray
    Russia
  • Several, sharp, silvery, well terminated, lightly striated arsenopyrite crystals are nestled amongst many white crystals of quartz. Looks great!
ArsenopyriteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16895
  • Arsenopyrite
  • 5.8x4.7x3.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 47mm
  • $120.00
  • Yaogangxian Mine
  • Chenzhou City, Hunan
    China
  • A monster arsenopyrite crystal with a few smaller ones attached around it. The crystal is a sharp prism with nicely striated termination. Superb example of this mineral.
Arsenopyrite, Muscovite, Pyrite, CalciteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16896
  • Arsenopyrite, Muscovite, Pyrite, Calcite
  • 7.8x6.0x6.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 30mm
  • $240.00
  • Panasqueira Mine
  • Covilha, Castelo Branco
    Portugal
  • A couple of clusters of extremely lustrous, well terminated arsenopyrite crystals sit atop a plate of well formed muscovite crystals. Also associated with rounded aggregates of pyrite and sprinkled with small calcite crystals. Old Trinity Minerals label accompanies it. Excellent arsenopyrite specimen!
ArsenopyriteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16897
  • Arsenopyrite
  • 5.2x3.4x2.3 cm
  • $55.00
  • Yaogangxian Mine
  • Chenzhou City, Hunan
    China
  • A great looking cluster of lustrous, sharp, wedge-shaped crystals of arsenopyrite with very minor bruising. Displays very well!
ArsenopyriteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16899
  • Arsenopyrite
  • 9.1x5.1x3.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 5mm
  • $55.00
  • Ackerman Mine
  • Deloro, Hastings Co,
    Ontario, Canada
  • Some of the calcite has been etched away from the quartz/rock matrix to reveal sharp, prismatic lustrous crystals of arsenopyrite up to 5 or so mm in size. Old "Crystal Grove" label accompanies the specimen. Southern Ontario classic!
ArsenopyriteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16900
  • Arsenopyrite
  • 5.7x5.7x4.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 3mm
  • $35.00
  • Ackerman Mine
  • Deloro, Hastings Co,
    Ontario, Canada
  • Lots of bright, lustrous, prisms of arsenopyrite, associated with quartz crystals and a mica group mineral on this piece. Very good location piece from this old, long closed gold mine.
ArsenopyriteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16901
  • Arsenopyrite
  • 6.8x6.5x5.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 23mm
  • $155.00
  • Panasqueira Mine
  • Covilha, Castelo Branco
    Portugal
  • A specimen showing very blocky, equant, lightly striated crystals of arsenopyrite on a bed of vertical muscovite crystals. Old Fabre label accompanies the specimen. Classic locality. Looks great!
Arsenopyrite, Sphalerite, Boulangerite, Fluorite, QuartzSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16903
  • Arsenopyrite, Sphalerite, Boulangerite, Fluorite, Quartz
  • 9.4x7.7x5.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 15mm
  • $65.00
  • Pachapaqui Mine
  • Bolognesi
    Peru
  • Here is an interesting one! This specimen shows a number of sharp, thick-prismatic, well-formed arsenopyrite crystals associated with sphalerite and lots of 5mm fluorite crystals on sulphide and quartz matrix. There are lots of hair-like boulangerite crystals in between the larger crystals and included in the fluorite. Old "Best Minerals" label (Italy) accompanies the specimen. Nice!
Arsenopyrite, QuartzSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16904
  • Arsenopyrite, Quartz
  • 8.8x6.9x3.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $55.00
  • Junin

  • Peru
  • A plate of silvery, blocky, prisms of arsenopyrite amongst milky-white quartz crystals. Sharp looking and very good example from this location!
Arsenopyrite, Quartz, Sphalerite, CalciteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16913
  • Arsenopyrite, Quartz, Sphalerite, Calcite
  • 7.1x4.7x6.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 11mm
  • $75.00
  • Freiberg District
  • Saxony
    Germany
  • A number of bright, lustrous arsenopyrite crystals are scattered amongst gemmy quartz crystals and iron-coated calcite crystals. Some sharp, dark-brown sphalerite crystals are associated. Freiberg is the type locality for arsenopyrite. Classic!
ArsenopyriteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16905
  • Arsenopyrite
  • 4.2x3.7x3.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 27mm
  • $40.00
  • Yaogangxian Mine
  • Chenzhou City, Hunan
    China
  • A sharp cluster of lustrous, silvery, arsenopyrite crystals. Old Lambert Minerals label accompanies the specimen. Excellent example!
Arsenopyrite, HedenbergiteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16907
  • Arsenopyrite, Hedenbergite
  • 8.3x3.1x2.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: a-15mm
  • $45.00
  • Huanggang mine
  • Hexigtan, Ulanhad, Inner Mongolia
    China
  • A dozen, lustrous, silvery arsenopyrite crystals are scattered over this matrix which is a divergent spray of hedenbergite crystals. Old Trinity Minerals label accompanies the specimen. Nice piece!
Arsenopyrite, Sphalerite, QuartzSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #16908
  • Arsenopyrite, Sphalerite, Quartz
  • 8.5x5.6x4.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: a-11mm, sp-33mm, q51mm
  • $75.00
  • Yaogangxian Mine
  • Chenzhou City, Hunan
    China
  • This cluster of quite quartz crystals cradles several dark brown sphalerite crystals and a few very sharp, slightly blue iridescent arsenopyrite crystals. Old Best Minerals(Italy) label accompanies the specimen. Displays very well. A modern, classic location!
Galena, QuartzSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #17075
  • Galena, Quartz
  • 9.1x5.7x3.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 18mm
  • $50.00
  • Boulder Creek Mine
  • Thunder Bay
    Ontario, Canada
  • This specimen features many galena crystals, partially encrusted with tiny quartz crystals all embedded in calcite. Some of the calcite has been removed to better illustrate the crystals. The galena crystals are fairly sharp and show the octahedron modified by cube. Dense! Nice!
Galena, Quartz, ChalcopyriteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #17076
  • Galena, Quartz, Chalcopyrite
  • 7.8x5.5x5.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 14mm
  • $65.00
  • Boulder Creek Mine
  • Thunder Bay
    Ontario, Canada
  • Lots of partially exposed galena octahedral are exposed in massive coarse calcite. As well, there are hundreds of tiny, sharp golden chalcopyrite crystals exposed, as well. Interesting, good looking piece from an unusual locality.
Galena, Quartz, ChalcopyriteSulphides, Arsenides, etc. Miscellaneous, Page Two
  • Item #17077
  • Galena, Quartz, Chalcopyrite
  • 5.8x5.2x5.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 22mm
  • $65.00
  • Boulder Creek Mine
  • Thunder Bay
    Ontario, Canada
  • Groups of stepped, fairly sharp galena crystals are exposed in calcite on this specimen. The galena crystals are octahedra, modified by cube and partially draped with tiny drusy white quartz crystals. Lots of sharp 1-2mm chalcopyrite crystals exposed in a couple of places, as well. Interesting specimen! Displays well.