David K. Joyce

Cubanite, Henderson II Mine, Chibougamau, Quebec

The Henderson II Mine is the premier locality, in the world, for excellent cubanite crystals. The crystals are pretty-well always twinned as simple twins of trillings or sixlings. Here are some very good examples!

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Cubanite, CalciteCubanite, Henderson II Mine, Chibougamau, Quebec
  • Item #28724
  • Cubanite, Calcite
  • 4.3x5.2x2.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 4mm
  • $75.00
  • Henderson II Mine
  • Chibougamau
    Quebec, Canada
  • A very sender, sharp, twinned crystal of cubanite, is nicely protected between calcite crystals on this piece. It is stepped at one end and shows the "V" re-entrant angle at the other end. Beautiful!
Cubanite, CalciteCubanite, Henderson II Mine, Chibougamau, Quebec
  • Item #28725
  • Cubanite, Calcite
  • 4.0x2.6x2.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2mm
  • $45.00
  • Henderson II Mine
  • Chibougamau
    Quebec, Canada
  • A superb, cubanite crystal is nicely exposed between calcite crystals on this piece. The crystal is perfectly flat on one side but on the reverse, shows the "V" that is characteristic of a twinned cubanite crystal.
Cubanite, CalciteCubanite, Henderson II Mine, Chibougamau, Quebec
  • Item #28737
  • Cubanite, Calcite
  • 8.0x6.0x8.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 3mm
  • $85.00
  • Henderson II Mine
  • Chibougamau
    Quebec, Canada
  • A half dozen sharp, well formed cubanite crystals up to 3mm or so are scattered about the calcite crystals on the front of this calcite-covered matrix. Nice crystals!