September 2019 Update, Page 2

 

 

OKQ-611

Back side

OKQ-611    Fluorite    May Stone and Sand Quarry, Fort Wayne, Allen County, Indiana.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  Circ. 1974.  This attractive cube is 1.3 cm on edge and sits up high on the edge of this limestone shard.  The piece is mounted in a perky box and measures 3.6 x 2.5 x 1.5 cm overall.  The crystal is of very high luster, gemmy and slightly yellow in color.  Backside show some base contact.  No damage and aesthetic.  $60

 

 

 

 

OKQ-612

OKQ-612     Fluorite      Heights Mine, Weardale, Durham, England.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  Circ. 1987.  This twinned cube measures 1.7 x 1.6 x 1.4 cm and has an obviously cleaved corner.  $20

 

 

 

 

OKQ-613

OKQ-613      Quartz     Blair Hill Farm, Greely, Ontario, Canada.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  This pair of crystals shows some rubbing and contacts but is still a nice aesthetic piece.  It measures 2.4 x 2.2 x 1.3 cm.  $25

 

 

 

 

OKQ-614

OKQ-614      Quartz     Blair Hill Farm, Greely, Ontario, Canada.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  This shows harsh base contacts/ breakage but is still a nice aesthetic piece.  What is important about it is that there are phantoms from hydrocarbons which is quite unusual in any Herkimer-like quartz formations.  It measures 2.5 x 2 x 1.4 cm.  $30

 

 

 

 

OKQ-616

OKQ-616    Sodalite (altered to ?), Agerine, and Feldspar     De-Mix Quarry, Mt. St-Hilaire, Québec, Canada.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  This single crystal and its attached crystals are all nicely terminated and attractive.  The piece measures 1.7 x .8 x .5 cm overall.  This one is better than the images would indicate.  No damage.  $40

 

 

 

 

OKQ-617

OKQ-617    Sodalite (altered to ?) and Agerine    De-Mix Quarry, Mt. St-Hilaire, Québec, Canada.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  This single crystal and its attached crystals are all nicely terminated and well formed.  Singly-terminated.  The piece measures 1.8 x .7 x .7 cm overall.  Complete all around with no damage.  $40

 

 

 

 

OKQ-618

OKQ-618     Epidote and Quartz     Mexico.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  Approximately a half dozed transparent, slightly frosted quartz points composed the body of this specimen.  There are bright green epidote crystal associated and as inclusins with this 2.2 x 1.3 x 1.2 cm piece.  Strong edge contacts but a damage-free display on top of this piece.  $30

 

 

 

 

OKQ-619

OKQ-619    Goethite pseudomorph after Pyrite     Vine Street Excavation, Lancaster, Lancaster County, PA.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection and collector, 1962.  This fine, damage-free replacement measures 1.2 x .8 x .7 cm on its edges.  Small amount of matrix as seen.  Very unusual for its locality.  $30

 

 

 

 

OKQ-621

OKQ-621      Stilbite     Poona, India.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  Circ. 1961.   2.5 x 1.9 x 1.1 cm piece.  Damage-free.  $10

 

 

 

OKQ-622

OKQ-622     Safflorite abd Arsenopyrite     Gottesehre Mine, Urberg, Schwartzwald, Germany.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  Two small examples mounted on posts in a perky box.  1.2 and .8 cm each.  As seen.  $25

 

 

 

 

OKQ-623

OKQ-623     Pyrite      Groveland Iron Mine, Dickinson County, Michigan.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  Four small damage-free floaters to 1.2 cm each.  $30

 

 

 

 

OKQ-624

OKQ-624       Pyrite in Calcite       RESERVED      French Creek Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, PA.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  This sharp pyrite octahedron measures approximately .5 cm on edge and sits nicely in white calcite.  No damage, nice contrast, good form, minor iridescent oxidation.  Historic locality. $25

 

 

 

OKQ-625

OKQ-625     Orthoclase     Climax, Colorado  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  Prev. Dr. Peter Richards.  A nice Carlsbad twinned feldspar crystal measuring 2.6 x 1.5 x 1 cm.  The crystal has a transparent surface with translucence below.  Coatings of a white mineral.  There is no damage to this floater.  It shows this form of twinning at its best.  $30

 

 

 

 

 

OKQ-626

OKQ-626    Opal     Lighhtning Ridge, Finch County, New South Wales, Australia.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  This 2 x 1.7 x .7 cm with a central area of transparent opal.  It shows bright green flashes but this is not seen in the photo.  $15

 

 

 

 

OKQ-627

OKQ-627      Pyrite    RESERVED   Jersey Shore Quarry, Jersey Shore, Lycoming County, PA.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  This oval shaped nodule measures 1.7 cm across.  No damage.  The specimen is 3.9 x 3 x 1.4 cm.  $20

 

 

 

 

OKQ-628

OKQ-628    Pyrite      Magma Mine, Superior, Pinal County, Arizona.  This fine pyritohedron measures 2.4 x 2.3 x 2.1 cm.  It is a damage free floater.  $40

 

 

 

 

OKQ-629

OKQ-629     Pyromorphite     Society Girl Mine, Moyie, British Columbia, Canada.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  This is an aesthetic example of this material showing numerous globular, translucent, green pyromorphites high on this matrix.  Also there are what appear to be some small, transparent wulfenite crystals in the mix.  No damage.  3 x 2.6 x 2.5 cm overall.  Uncommonly nice for the location.  $75

 

 

 

 

OKQ-630

OKQ-630    Sphalerite     Lane Quarry, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts.  Ex. Dr. Steve Chamberlain collection.  A very uncommon specimen from a once prolific quarry is seen here...a fine sphalerite that measures just shy of 1 cm on edge.  It is places in quartz on a calcite matrix and stands out in contrast nicely.  It measures 3 x 2.7 x 2 cm overall.  The sphalerite shows interesting modifications, nice translucence, and some iridescence.  Minor base contact on back at the crystals base but no real damage.  Mounted in a perky box.  $90

 

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