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 #28736
  • Cubanite, Calcite
  • 9.2x7.0x6.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 4mm
  • $85.00
  • Henderson II Mine
  • Chibougamau
    Quebec, Canada
  • There are at least a half dozen well formed cubanite crystals, up to 4mm in size, scattered around the calcite covered top of this piece. Really nice cubanite crystals!
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!
CubaniteCubanite, Henderson II Mine, Chibougamau, Quebec
  • Item #28876
  • Cubanite
  • 2.3x2.2x0.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 26mm
  • $425.00
  • Henderson #2 mine
  • Chibougamau
    Quebec, Canada
  • Here is a very large cubanite crystal! It formed in a narrow fracture, so has some contact areas but it is still a significant crystal. Most of it is well formed and very large for this mineral. It is a single 26mm crystal with a smaller, 12mm crystal attached to the right side. Rare!