David K. Joyce

Bolivian Minerals, Various

Here are some interesting mineral specimens from Bolivia!

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CylindriteBolivian Minerals, Various
  • Item #11435
  • Cylindrite
  • 5.0x3.8x3.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 13mm
  • $45.00
  • Santa Cruz Mine
  • Poopo, Oruro
    Bolivia
  • This specimen is composed of interlocking cylindrite crystals in wurtzite. Some very nice cylindrical crystals of this unusual mineral!
CassiteriteBolivian Minerals, Various
  • Item #20336
  • Cassiterite
  • 11.0x6.9x3.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 5mm
  • $140.00
  • Mina Llallagua
  • Bustillos
    Potosi, Bolivia
  • A wonderful cluster of this tin oxide mineral, the main ore of tin in Bolivia and elsewhere. A little bruising but still, this is a great looking piece!
MagnetiteBolivian Minerals, Various
  • Item #20690
  • Magnetite
  • 17.1x12.7x3.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 11mm
  • $550.00
  • Cerro Huanaquino
  • Potosi
    Bolivia
  • Wow! This is a superb magnetite specimen! This large plate is covered with many, many, sharp, lustrous, simple octahedra of magnetite. Displays perfectly with support.
Stannite, ZinkeniteBolivian Minerals, Various
  • Item #29247
  • Stannite, Zinkenite
  • 2.4x1.7x1.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: St 14mm, Zi 10mm
  • $65.00
  • Oruro
  • Potosi
    Bolivia
  • Long, lath-like zinkenite crystals trap a rounded, stannite crystal in this classic Oruro association.
CylindriteBolivian Minerals, Various
  • Item #24344
  • Cylindrite
  • 7.1x3.6x2.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 15mm
  • $45.00
  • Poopo
  • Oruro
    Bolivia
  • Lots of cylindrical crystals of cylindrite are embedded in a wurtzite matrix. A rich specimen of this unusual mineral! s
CylindriteBolivian Minerals, Various
  • Item #24350
  • Cylindrite
  • 5.4x5.0x3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 20mm
  • $50.00
  • Poopo
  • Oruro
    Bolivia
  • This is an EXCELLENT specimen of this unusual sulphosalt mineral. It is a vein showing a full cross section of tubular cylindrite crystals embedded in wurtzite. The cylindrite crystals are lustrous and show, well, the shape that their name is derived from. Type locality! s
CassiteriteBolivian Minerals, Various
  • Item #24852
  • Cassiterite
  • 5.9x5.2x4.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $50.00
  • La Paz
    Bolivia
  • Really a high-grade tin ore from one of the most prolific tin-mining areas of the world. There are openings with cassiterite and quartz crystals in the specimen. Rich! s