David K. Joyce

Mont Saint-Hilaire, Miserite

Here are a number of nice specimens of miserite, an unusual potassium silicate. Excellent ones, such as these have occurred at Mont Saint-Hilaire.

All prices in Canadian dollars. For payment in US$, deduct 18% or multiply by 0.82.

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MiseriteMont Saint-Hilaire, Miserite
  • Item #12957
  • Miserite
  • 4.6x4.0x1.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 3mm
  • $35.00
  • Mont Saint-Hilaire

  • Quebec, Canada
  • Some nice raspberry-reddish prisms of miserite are embedded in one end of this marble matrix.
MiseriteMont Saint-Hilaire, Miserite
  • Item #16880
  • Miserite
  • 5.6x3.7x2.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 3mm
  • $65.00
  • Mont Saint-Hilaire
  • Monteregie
    Quebec, Canada
  • This marble fragment has several, reddish, radiating aggregates of acicular miserite crystals. Nice!
MiseriteMont Saint-Hilaire, Miserite
  • Item #26190
  • Miserite
  • 4.7x4.3x2.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2-3mm
  • $65.00
  • Mont Saint-Hilaire

  • Quebec, Canada
  • Aggregates of pinkish-red, acicular miserite crystals are embedded in calcite-wollastonite-pectolite matrix. The matrix is fluorescent-yellow. Possibly the wollastonite. Rich!
MiseriteMont Saint-Hilaire, Miserite
  • Item #26192
  • Miserite
  • 5.8x4.5x2.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2mm
  • $45.00
  • Mont Saint-Hilaire

  • Quebec, Canada
  • Aggregates of pinkish-red, acicular miserite crystals are embedded in calcite-wollastonite-pectolite marble-xenolith matrix. Rich!
MiseriteMont Saint-Hilaire, Miserite
  • Item #26193
  • Miserite
  • 4.7x2.3x2.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 4mm
  • $55.00
  • Mont Saint-Hilaire

  • Quebec, Canada
  • A rich bad of pinkish-red, acicular miserite crystals are embedded in calcite-wollastonite-pectolite matrix. The matrix is partially, fluorescent-yellow. Possibly due the wollastonite intermixed with the miserite. Rich!