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Historic & Pedigreed Minerals For Sale

Below is a gallery of  mineral specimens from old mineral collection, each with labels from old collections or dealers, available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals in New York City, NY. To purchase mineral specimens, go to the Online order form.
 Sizes: (t) = Thumbnail, (m) = Miniature, (c) = Cabinet, (lc) = Large Cabinet
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Pyrargyrite on Calcite from St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany
#73000, Pyrargyrite on Calcite, St. Andreasberg District, Germany (m) $125

Siderite var. Sphaerosiderite from Baia Mare, Maramures, Romania
#72807, Siderite var. Sphaerosiderite, Baia Mare, Romania (c) $125

Natrolite on Phonolite from Hammerunterwiesenthal, Erzgebirge, Sachsen, Germany
#70113, Natrolite on Phonolite, Hammerunterwiesenthal, Germany (c) $55

Calcite from Minerva #1 Mine, Cave-in-Rock District, Hardin County, Illinois
#64542, Calcite, Minerva #1 Mine, Illinois (c) $125

Copper crystals on Dolomite with minor Malachite and Tennantite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#72922, Copper crystals on Dolomite with minor Malachite and Tennantite, Tsumeb Mine, Namibia (c) $175

Rutile from Richmond talc-soapstone quarry, Cheshire County, New Hampshire
#66477, Rutile, Richmond talc-soapstone quarry, New Hampshire (t) $65

Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#69200, Azurite (twinned crystals), Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Namibia (t) $175

Calcite from Shullsburg District, Lafayette County, Wisconsin
#63262, Calcite, Shullsburg District, Wisconsin (c) $85

Barite from Dedova Hora (Giftberg), Bohemia, Czech Republic
#60300, Barite, Dedova Hora (Giftberg), Czech Republic (m) $75

Calcite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey
#71001, Calcite, Prospect Park Quarry, New Jersey (m) $15

Calcite with Quartz overgrowth from Steeden, Limburg, Hessen, Germany
#72861, Calcite with Quartz overgrowth, Steeden, Germany (c) $85

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz over Milky Quartz from Deer Hill, Stow, Oxford County, Maine
#34752, Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz over Milky Quartz, Deer Hill, Maine (c) $175

Quartz with Calcite and Sphalerite from Cumberland Mining District, Cumbria, England
#71851, Quartz with Calcite and Sphalerite, Cumberland Mining District, England (c) $225

Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#69324, Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite, Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Namibia (m) $275

Elbaite Tourmaline in Quartz from Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California
#72790, Elbaite Tourmaline in Quartz, Himalaya Mine, California (c) $275

Quartz (parallel growth) and Cookeite over Milky Quartz from Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine
#73070, Quartz (parallel growth) and Cookeite over Milky Quartz, Tamminen Quarry, Maine (c) $55

Quartz (parallel growth)and Cookeite over Milky Quartz from Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine
#73075, Quartz (parallel growth)and Cookeite over Milky Quartz, Tamminen Quarry, Maine (c) $65

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz from Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine
#73073, Quartz var. Smoky Quartz, Tamminen Quarry, Maine (m) $95

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (parallel growth) from Tamminen Quarry, Greenwood, Oxford County, Maine
#73072, Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (parallel growth), Tamminen Quarry, Maine (c) $175

Apophyllite over Prehnite with minor Pectolite from Great Notch, Little Falls Township, Passaic County, New Jersey
#73176, Apophyllite over Prehnite with minor Pectolite, Great Notch, New Jersey (c) $65

Dravite-Uvite Tourmaline from Bower Power's Farm, Pierrepont, St. Lawrence County, New York
#73171, Dravite-Uvite Tourmaline, Bower Power's Farm, Pierrepont, New York (c) $150

Apophyllite on Quartz with Calcite from Lower New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
#73172, Apophyllite on Quartz with Calcite, Lower New Street Quarry, New Jersey (c) $150

Prehnite epimorphs over unknown with Calcite from Boyleston Quarry, Barrhead, Strathclyde (Renfrewshire), Scotland
#73168, Prehnite epimorphs over unknown with Calcite, Boyleston Quarry, Barrhead, Scotland (c) $125

Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#69306, Azurite (twinned crystals), Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Namibia (m) $850

Dioptase on Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, 2nd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#69318, Dioptase on Calcite, Tsumeb Mine, 2nd Oxide Zone, Namibia (m) $475

Stilbite with Calcite and Pyrite from Moore's Station, Mercer County, New Jersey
#38269, Stilbite with Calcite and Pyrite, Moore's Station, New Jersey (lc) $325

Adamite var. Cuproadamite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#69298, Adamite var. Cuproadamite, Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Namibia (m) $850

Epidote from Alchuri, 15 km NW of Shigar, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
#69888, Epidote, Alchuri, 15 km NW of Shigar, Pakistan (c) $400

Bournonite (twinned crystals) from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan, China
#69110, Bournonite (twinned crystals), Yaogangxian Mine, China (m) $450

Gypsum var. Selenite on Aragonite over Sulfur from Agrigento (Girgenti), Sicily, Italy
#72915, Gypsum var. Selenite on Aragonite over Sulfur, Agrigento (Girgenti), Italy (c) $550

Artinite from Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California
#72983, Artinite, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, California (lc) $750

Brucite from Texas (Wood's Chrome Mine), State Line District, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
#73163, Brucite, Texas (Wood's Chrome Mine), Pennsylvania (lc) $350

Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#69325, Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite, Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Namibia (m) $525

Datolite nodules with Hematite and Copper inclusions (plus 3 cabochons) from Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan
#72914, Datolite nodules with Hematite and Copper inclusions (plus 3 cabochons), Michigan (c) $400

Azurite (twinned crystals) with Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#69308, Azurite (twinned crystals) with Smithsonite, Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Namibia (m) $475

Silver (herringbone habit native silver crystals) from Andres del Rio District, Batopilas, Chihuahua, Mexico
#72924, Silver (herringbone habit native silver crystals), Andres del Rio District, Mexico (m) $550

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