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For Sale Mineral Oddities and Unusual Minerals
Phantoms, Faden, Twins, Gwindels, Enhydros, Scepters , Radioactive Minerals

Below is a gallery of mineral oddities and unusual minerals: Bent Crystals, Phantoms, Faden, Twins, Gwindel, Enhydro, Scepter, radioactive, meteorites, epitaxial, twinned, doubly-terminated) 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

Epidote (contact-twinned) for sale from Alchuri, Shigar Valley, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
#73964, Epidote (contact-twinned), Alchuri, Shigar Valley, Pakistan (m) $150

Quartz var. Amethyst (scepter-shaped crystals) for sale from Goboboseb Mountains, 43 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia
#75851, Quartz var. Amethyst (scepter-shaped crystals), Goboboseb Mountains, Namibia (m) $135

Magnetite exhibiting rare cubic habit (set of 10 crystals) for sale from ZCA Mine No. 4, Fowler Ore Body, 2500' Level, Balmat, St. Lawrence County, New York
#75067, Magnetite exhibiting rare cubic habit (set of 10 crystals), ZCA Mine No. 4, Fowler Ore Body, 2500' Level, New York (t) $34

Copper (naturally crystallized Spinel-Law twinned native copper crystals) for sale from Itauz Mine, Karaganda Oblast', Kazakhstan
#73754, Copper (naturally crystallized Spinel-Law twinned native copper crystals), Itauz Mine, Kazakhstan (t) $45

Magnetite exhibiting rare cubic habit (set of 10 crystals) for sale from ZCA Mine No. 4, Fowler Ore Body, 2500' Level, Balmat, St. Lawrence County, New York
#75066, Magnetite exhibiting rare cubic habit (set of 10 crystals), ZCA Mine No. 4, Fowler Ore Body, 2500' Level, New York (t) $30

Calcite (interpenetrant twins) for sale from Sokolovskiy-Sarbaiskiy Mine, Rudnyy, Kustanay Oblast, Kazakhstan
#72973, Calcite (interpenetrant twins), Sokolovskiy-Sarbaiskiy Mine, Kazakhstan (m) $150

Calcite over Calcite for sale from Lowville, Lewis County, New York
#76083, Calcite over Calcite, Lowville, New York (t) $55

Cerussite and Malachite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#75048, Cerussite and Malachite, Tsumeb Mine, Namibia (m) $150

Beryl var. Cat's-Eye Aquamarine for sale from Minas Gerais, Brazil
#75082, Beryl var. Cat's-Eye Aquamarine, Brazil (t) $325

Calcite (butterfly-twinned crystals) with Stibnite inclusions for sale from Xikuangshan Mine, near Lengshujiang, Shaoyang, Hunan, China
#75287, Calcite (butterfly-twinned crystals) with Stibnite inclusions, Xikuangshan Mine, China (c) $375

Calcite (contact-twinned) on Calcite with Limonite coating for sale from Daye, Huangshi, Hubei, China
#73808, Calcite (contact-twinned) on Calcite with Limonite coating, Daye, Huangshi, China (c) $150

Malachite (polished slice of concentric growth malachite) for sale from Kolwezi District, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
#71698, Malachite (polished slice of concentric growth malachite), Kolwezi District, Democratic Republic of the Congo (m) $55

Quartz var. Amethyst (scepter-shaped crystals) for sale from Goboboseb Mountains, 43 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia
#75037, Quartz var. Amethyst (scepter-shaped crystals), Goboboseb Mountains, Namibia (c) $275

Cerussite (trilling-twinned crystals) with Duftite and Malachite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#73949, Cerussite (trilling-twinned crystals) with Duftite and Malachite, Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Namibia (t) $225

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné Law Twinned) for sale from Moat Mountain, west of North Conway, Carroll County, New Hampshire
#71649, Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (Dauphiné Law Twinned), Moat Mountain, New Hampshire (m) $30

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (scepter-shaped formation) for sale from Tafelkop, Goboboseb Mountains, 27 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia
#76207, Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (scepter-shaped formation), Tafelkop, Goboboseb Mountains, Namibia (m) $35

Samarskite-(Y) for sale from Burroughs Mine, Clear Creek, Jefferson County, Colorado
#75818, Samarskite-(Y), Burroughs Mine, Colorado (t) $16

Calcite for sale from Baia Sprie (Felsöbánya), Maramures, Romania
#71927, Calcite, Baia Sprie (Felsöbánya), Romania (c) $135

Sphalerite (Spinel-Law twinned parallel crystals) for sale from Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
#73965, Sphalerite (Spinel-Law twinned parallel crystals), Second Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Russia (c) $95

Schorl Tourmaline (doubly terminated distorted crystal) from Lavra do Escondido, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
#73502, Schorl Tourmaline (doubly terminated distorted crystal), Lavra do Escondido, Brazil (m) $28

Calcite (twinned crystals) with Stilbite and Apophyllite for sale from Fanwood Quarry (Weldon Quarry), Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey
#74099, Calcite (twinned crystals) with Stilbite and Apophyllite, Fanwood Quarry (Weldon Quarry), Watchung, New Jersey (c) $30

Sphalerite (complexly twinned crystals) for sale from Logansport, Cass County, Indiana
#75733, Sphalerite (complexly twinned crystals), Logansport, Indiana (m) $250

Cerussite (sixling-twinned crystals) on Tennantite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#75045, Cerussite (sixling-twinned crystals) on Tennantite, Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Namibia (t) $175

Quartz var. Tessin habit with Magnesite from Becker Quarry, West Willington, Tolland County, Connecticut
#73359, Quartz var. Tessin habit with Magnesite, Becker Quarry, West Willington, Connecticut (m) $75

Sphalerite (lamellar Spinel Law-twinned) for sale from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri
#74690, Sphalerite (lamellar Spinel Law-twinned), Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, Missouri (m) $38

Quartz var. Tessin habit with Ankerite and Muscovite from Becker Quarry, West Willington, Tolland County, Connecticut
#73358, Quartz var. Tessin habit with Ankerite and Muscovite, Becker Quarry, West Willington, Connecticut (m) $65

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (doubly terminated Dauphiné Law twinned) for sale from Devil's Head, Rampart Range, 25 km southwest of Castle Rock, Douglas County, Colorado
#76318, Quartz var. Smoky Quartz (doubly terminated Dauphiné Law twinned), Devil's Head, Rampart Range, Colorado (c) $165

 

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz Gwindel for sale from Piz Cavardiras, Grischun (Grisons), Switzerland
#76294, Quartz var. Smoky Quartz Gwindel, Piz Cavardiras, Switzerland (c) $1150

Calcite (twinned crystals) for sale from Roosevelt Avenue Quarry (York Stone Quarry), York, York County, Pennsylvania
#75574, Calcite (twinned crystals), Roosevelt Avenue Quarry (York Stone Quarry), Pennsylvania (c) $500

Cerussite (trilling) with Hydrocerussite coating plus Calcite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#75233, Cerussite (trilling) with Hydrocerussite coating plus Calcite, Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Namibia (m) $425

Azurite (twinned crystals) with minor Cerussite from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#73443, Azurite (twinned crystals) with minor Cerussite, Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Namibia (m) $400

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz Gwindel for sale from Val Giuv, Tujetsch, Sedrun, Grischun (Grisons), Switzerland
#76296, Quartz var. Smoky Quartz Gwindel, Val Giuv, Tujetsch, Switzerland (m) $425

Azurite and Malachite for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#75244, Azurite and Malachite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (m) $425

Quartz (with two pairs of Japan-Law Twinned crystals) from Llallagua Mine (Siglo XX Mine), Bustillos Province, Potosi Department, Bolivia
#73029, Quartz (with two pairs of Japan-Law Twinned crystals), Llallagua Mine (Siglo XX Mine), Bolivia (c) $400

Calcite with Fluorite from Denton Mine, Harris Creek District, Hardin County, Illinois
#73653, Calcite with Fluorite, Denton Mine, Illinois (m) $450

Azurite (contact-twinned crystals) for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#74728, Azurite (contact-twinned crystals), Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Namibia (m) $750

Gold (naturally crystallized twinned native gold) for sale from Mount Kare Mine, Enga Province, Papua New Guinea
#74744, Gold (naturally crystallized twinned native gold), Mount Kare Mine, Papua New Guinea (t) $675

Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz for sale from Goboboseb Mountains, 43 km west of Brandberg Mountain, Erongo region, Namibia
#75184, Quartz var. Amethyst Quartz, Goboboseb Mountains, Namibia (m) $400

Fluorapophyllite-(K) (formerly known as Apophyllite) and Stilbite over Thomsonite for sale from Rahuri, Nagar District, Maharashtra, India
#72344, Fluorapophyllite-(K) (formerly known as Apophyllite) and Stilbite over Thomsonite, Rahuri, Nagar District, India (m) $400

Diamond (3.11 carat sector-zoned octahedral brown polished crystal) for sale from Murowa Mine, Mazvihwa, Zimbabwe
#75342, Diamond (3.11 carat sector-zoned octahedral brown polished crystal), Murowa Mine, Zimbabwe (t) $5815

Quartz var. Ametrine Quartz (rare combination of amethyst and citrine) for sale from Anahi Mine, La Gaiba District, Angel Sandoval Province, Santa Cruz Department, Bolivia
#70587, Quartz var. Ametrine Quartz (rare combination of amethyst and citrine), Anahi Mine, Bolivia (c) $375

Diamond (4.95 carat sector-zoned octahedral brown polished crystal) for sale from Murowa Mine, Mazvihwa, Zimbabwe
#75341, Diamond (4.95 carat sector-zoned octahedral brown polished crystal), Murowa Mine, Zimbabwe (t) $9255

Calcite (twinned crystals) for sale from Roosevelt Avenue Quarry (York Stone Quarry), York County, Pennsylvania
#75720, Calcite (twinned crystals), Roosevelt Avenue Quarry (York Stone Quarry), Pennsylvania (lc) $295

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