David K. Joyce

Zeolites, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Stilbite

Another zeolite that occurs in a variety of habits in the basalts of the Bay of Fundy is stilbite. Here are somevery nice pieces.

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Stilbite, HeulanditeZeolites, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Stilbite
  • Item #12571
  • Stilbite, Heulandite
  • 8.0x7.0x4.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: s-15mm, h-14mm
  • $50.00
  • Arlington

  • Nova Scotia, Canada
  • This attractive specimen consists of a heulandite-lined opening that has a number of divergent sprays of golden-brown stilbite on them. A poorly formed white ball of another mineral, perhaps natrolite or mesolite is associated. Displays well.
Stilbite, LaumontiteZeolites, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Stilbite
  • Item #17253
  • Stilbite, Laumontite
  • 8.1x4.2x3.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 27mm
  • $30.00
  • Arlington

  • Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Flat, bladed, pearly-lustered stilbite crystals are scattered here and there on this matrix. In between the stilbite crystals are clusters of laumontite crystals up to 3mm or so. I'm sure that laumontite is dehydrated and may fall apart sometime but at this point, the crystals are excellent!
Stilbite, QuartzZeolites, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Stilbite
  • Item #17309
  • Stilbite, Quartz
  • 8.6x6.8x3.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 23mm
  • $55.00
  • Amethyst Cove
  • Bay of Fundy
    Nova Scotia, Canada
  • A very pleasant grouping of white quartz crystals with sharp, light-brown stilbite crystals arranged around the edges. The back is covered with the same sort of stilbite crystals. Displays very well!
Stilbite, QuartzZeolites, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Stilbite
  • Item #17319
  • Stilbite, Quartz
  • 4.3x4.3x2.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 23mm
  • $35.00
  • Amethyst Cove
  • Bay of Fundy
    Nova Scotia, Canada
  • This is simple and elegant specimen showing a single, well formed stilbite crystal sitting atop a white, sintery quartz crystal. Great looking piece!
StilbiteZeolites, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Stilbite
  • Item #21665
  • Stilbite
  • 7.7x5.2x1.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 7mm
  • $35.00
  • Wasson's Bluff
  • Bay of Fundy
    Nova Scotia, Canada
  • A druse of orangey, sheaves of stilbite. The "sheaves" are composite crystals of divergent stilbite. Looks great! Classic!
StilbiteZeolites, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Stilbite
  • Item #27760
  • Stilbite
  • 10.8x8.5x4.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 24mm
  • $65.00
  • Five Islands

  • Nova Scotia, Canada
  • This is a strikingly, handsome plate of stilbite "wheat sheaves". Found in a vein of such crystals way out on an island in the Bay of Fundy! Displays very well!
StilbiteZeolites, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Stilbite
  • Item #26805
  • Stilbite
  • 12.2x10.0x5.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 34mm
  • $65.00
  • Cap D'Or

  • Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Part of a pocket of amber-ish stilbite sprays. The crystals are a light brownish-translucent and are mostly diverging groups of crystals, as we often see with stilbite. Nice example!
Stilbite, AnalcimeZeolites, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Stilbite
  • Item #27762
  • Stilbite, Analcime
  • 4.2x4.2x2.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: st-12mm, an-3mm
  • $35.00
  • Five Islands

  • Nova Scotia, Canada
  • A small plate of unusually orange stilbite "sheaves" with lots of small white analcime crystals on them. Nice combination of these minerals.
Stilbite, AnalcimeZeolites, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Stilbite
  • Item #27763
  • Stilbite, Analcime
  • 4.7x4.2x2.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: st-13mm, an-2mm
  • $40.00
  • Five Islands

  • Nova Scotia, Canada
  • A cluster of orange stilbite crystals the is peppered with small colourless to white analcime crystals. The stilbite crystals stick up to give good three dimensionality. Nice!
Stilbite, AnalcimeZeolites, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Stilbite
  • Item #27766
  • Stilbite, Analcime
  • 4.7x3.5x2.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: s-13mm, an-4mm
  • $45.00
  • Five Islands
  • Bay of Fundy
    Nova Scotia, Canada
  • Unusually orange stilbite crystals adorned with 1-4mm glassy, sharp analcime crystals. The stilbite is actually VERY orange but the colour does not show that well in the photo's. Attractive and interesting find!
StilbiteZeolites, Bay of Fundy, Nova Scotia, Stilbite
  • Item #27796
  • Stilbite
  • 5.3x4.7x3.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 14mm
  • $35.00
  • Cape D'Or
  • Bay of Fundy
    Nova Scotia, Canada
  • A very nice looking, cluster of stilbite crystals, nicely mounted on a labelled acrylic base. Shows well.