David K. Joyce

Francon Quarry, Montreal, Quebec, Misc. Minerals

Here are some other minerals from Francon that don't fit on the other pages!

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StrontianiteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #12880
  • Strontianite
  • 4.7x3.3x3.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 7mm ball
  • $30.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • A single, white ball of strontianite sits in this albite-lined vug. Good locality piece!
Strontianite, WeloganiteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #12828
  • Strontianite, Weloganite
  • 4.5x3.9x3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 9mm ball
  • $40.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • The vug in the front of this piece shows a lustrous ball of strontianite associated with a couple of yellow weloganite crystals.
Dresserite, QuartzFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #20352
  • Dresserite, Quartz
  • 4.0x4.4x1.9 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2.5mm balls
  • $45.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • A very nice specimen of pure, white, radiating balls of acicular dresserite crystals. Nice specimen of this rare barium carbonate mineral!
Dresserite, Weloganite, CalciteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #20363
  • Dresserite, Weloganite, Calcite
  • 3.9x2.9x2.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: w-8mm, dr-1.5mm
  • $55.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • This specien shows a well-formed weloganite crystal with several white balls of radiating dresserite crystals on it. Very photogenic!
Dawsonite, FluoriteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #20356
  • Dawsonite, Fluorite
  • 3.7x1.7x0.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 3mm
  • $50.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • This specimen is largely covered with sharp, transparent, colourless clusters of radiating dawsonite crystals and tiny, purpley fluorite crystals. Excellent! Nice example of thisrare mineral!
Dawsonite, FluoriteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #20359
  • Dawsonite, Fluorite
  • 3.9x2.5x1.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1.5mm
  • $40.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • This specimen is a shallow, concave vug showing many radiating clusters of sharp, clear, colourless dawsonite crystals, associated with tiny dark purple crystals of fluorite. Excellent!
Dresserite, QuartzFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #20365
  • Dresserite, Quartz
  • 5.1x3.1x1.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1mm balls
  • $65.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • Many balls of white, radiating crystals of dresserite on this plate of tiny quartz crystals. The dresserite balls are excellent.
Dawsonite, Fluorite, StrontianiteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #20369
  • Dawsonite, Fluorite, Strontianite
  • 4.6x3.0c2.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1mm
  • $45.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • Many, many, clear, colourless dawsonite crystals, many in radiating aggregates ,associated with straw-yellow strontianite crystals and tiny fluorite crystals. Very nice example!
Quartz, WeloganiteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #20371
  • Quartz, Weloganite
  • 8.15.4x2.4x cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: q-14mm, w-8mm
  • $75.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • Hear is a different one! This specimen is a plate of grey, well formed quartz crystals with a few weloganite crystals hidden away here and there, some very nice.
Dresserite, WeloganiteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #20388
  • Dresserite, Weloganite
  • 6.2x5.7x2.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2mm balls
  • $75.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • The opening in this grey rock matrix has many white balls of dresserite, as well as individual crystals plus many sharp, striated crystals of weloganite. Excellent!
DresseriteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #21888
  • Dresserite
  • 4.7x3.3x1.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 0.5mm
  • $35.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • A number of spheres and half-spheres of white dresserite are scattered in this vug on a sawn-base matrix.
Strontianite, Dawsonite, FluoriteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #21908
  • Strontianite, Dawsonite, Fluorite
  • 4.5x4.3x2.9 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2mm
  • $40.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • There are several vugs in this specimen and the largest contains some excellent, hexagonal, gemmy, colourless strontianite crystals associated with smaller dawsonite and purple fluorite. Nice! R
DawsoniteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #21909
  • Dawsonite
  • 4.1x2.0x1.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1mm
  • $45.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • Loads of excellent, sharp, colourless dawsonite crystals in single crystals and clusters in the vug that lays across the top of this piece. Sawn base. Very nice crystals! R.
Celestine, Fluorite, DawsoniteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #21910
  • Celestine, Fluorite, Dawsonite
  • 3.8x2.9x1.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: c-4mm
  • $40.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • A beautiful spray of white celestine crystals lays on a bed of purple fluorite. As well, there are tiny dawsonite crystals scattered around on the fluorite. Don't see these very often! R
Dawsonite, FluoriteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #21911
  • Dawsonite, Fluorite
  • 6.7x4.0x2.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 3mm
  • $45.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • Excellent, stepped dawsonite crystals up to 3mm or so in size are present in this fluorite-lined vug. Nice crystals!
Dawsonite, Fluorite, MarcasiteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #21913
  • Dawsonite, Fluorite, Marcasite
  • 4.5x4.3x2.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1.5mm
  • $45.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • A vug of gorgeous, pristine, gemmy prismatic crystals of dawsonite in sprays and individual crystals. The dawsonite crystals are associated with light purple, rounded fluorite crystals and lots of twinned marcasite crystals. Excellent! R
Dawsonite, Fluorite, CalciteFrancon Quarry, Montreal,  Quebec, Misc. Minerals
  • Item #21916
  • Dawsonite, Fluorite, Calcite
  • 5.5x4.6x2.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $35.00
  • Francon Quarry
  • Montreal
    Quebec, Canada
  • There are several vugs in this specimen, pretty well all of them containing purple fluorite crystals and often well formed dawsonite crystals in combination. Nice example! R