David K. Joyce

Nanisivik Mine, Arctic Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut, Various Minerals

Here are some minerals that occur in good crystals at Nanisivik Mine that are NOT the normal suite associated with the mine.

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Siegenite, Chalcopyrite, CalciteNanisivik Mine,  Arctic Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut, Various Minerals
  • Item #26967
  • Siegenite, Chalcopyrite, Calcite
  • 5.3x3.7x2.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1mm
  • $55.00
  • Nanisivik Mine
  • Baffin Island
    Nunavut, Canada
  • Very well formed, cube-octahedra of siegenite, some spinel-law twinned, associated with chalcopyrite crystals across much of the top of this sulphide matrix. Unusual mineralization from this long closed zinc mine.
Siegenite, Calcite, ChalcopyriteNanisivik Mine,  Arctic Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut, Various Minerals
  • Item #26969
  • Siegenite, Calcite, Chalcopyrite
  • 2.8x2.3x1.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: s-2mm
  • $45.00
  • Nanisivik Mine
  • Baffin Island
    Nunavut, Canada
  • Beautiful, mostly spinel-law-twinned siegenite crystals share the vug lining with scalenohedra of calcite. Unusual!
Siegenite, Calcite, ChalcopyriteNanisivik Mine,  Arctic Bay, Baffin Island, Nunavut, Various Minerals
  • Item #26973
  • Siegenite, Calcite, Chalcopyrite
  • 2.2x2.3x1.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2mm
  • $45.00
  • Nanisivik Mine
  • Baffin Island
    Nunavut, Canada
  • This is a small but nice specimen showing a well formed golden calcite crystal with siegenite crystals around its base. The siegenites are very bright octahedra and show spinel-law twinning.