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XCAE - Calcite butterfly twin - SOLD
Egremont, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumberland, Cumbria, England
Size: 8.5 x 7.1 x 2.8 cm
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Never before have I seen a calcite crystal of this breathtaking beauty! Completely gemmy, brilliantly lustrous and pristine in every respect. A butterfly twin like out of the textbook that could not be better if it was cut. Just awesome and absolutely unbelievable!

TA12 - Pyromorphite - SOLD
Bad Ems, Bad Ems District, Lahn valley, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Size: 6.4 x 4.2 x 2.8 cm
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Without discussion, this pyromorphite is one of the very best ever to be found in the classic locale of Bad Ems, Germany. Simply perfect, this floater is a strikingly beautiful aggregation of highly lustrous, nested crystals. With the unique aesthetics of a monument, this pyromorphite is truly fascinating. The backside of this specimen shows one contacted zone to be the one single downside, which is not at all visible from the front and thus more than acceptable on this outstanding piece. Before we were able to lay hands on this piece, it was part of the famous Obodda collection, so we even have a nice old label for you.

KR19 - Fluorite - SOLD
Mont Blanc Massif, Chamonix, Haute-Savoie, Rhone-Alpes, France
Size: 8.8 x 6.3 x 4.8 cm

Appealing composition and highest quality crystals are what make this specimen special. Fantastic octahedral fluorite of a deep red color are beautifully arranged with white matrix and adularia to perfect the picture of a world-class mineral.

SS22 - Smoky Quartz - SOLD
Val Giuv, Tujetsch, Vorderrhein Valley, Graubünden, Switzerland
Size: 10.7 x 10 x 5.2 cm
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Smoky Quartz to its very best! The reddish brown color of this massy crystal on matrix is unique for this find in Val Giuv.

TN11 - Fluorite - SOLD
May Stone and Sand Quarry, Fort Wayne, Allen Co., Indiana, USA
Size: 5 x 3.4 x 3.3 cm
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This piece is mainly a composition of a perfectly developed yellow fluorite cube on a flat piece of matrix. While that might sound simple, this specimen is in fact nothing less than outstanding! Never have you seen a piece like that! The cube is perfect in any respect. It has a fantastic surface structure with incredible luster all around and very sharp edges. The one thing that utterly knocks your socks off is the fact that you can in fact see all eight corners as the fluorite is grown over the matrix piece. Watch the video, you will see what I mean! This fluorite specimen is definitely the best I have ever seen from this location!

BS15 - Smoky Quartz Gwindel - SOLD
Zinggenstock, Grimsel area, Hasli valley, Berner Oberland, Switzerland
Size: 8 x 7.3 x 2.5 cm

WOW! Gem clear, without any inclusions or cracks, pristine all around, mirror like luster, perfect color and a phantastic shape. Nothing more to say here.

SO75 - Gold on Quartz - SOLD
Eagle`s Nest Mine, Placer Co., California, USA
Size: 6.8 x 3.2 x 4.5 cm

WOW, what a marvellous gold from the famous Eagle's Nest Mine. Look a the close up picture to the right. Yes, this piece shows the eagle, after the mine is namend for. We can see the eagle throning majestically and proud on the top of the quartz here. This piece is truly a masterpiece and definitely one of a kind!

KR39 - Gold - SOLD
Colorado Quartz Mine, Whitlock District, Mariposa Co., California, USA
Size: 9.9 x 2 x 0.7 cm

Never have I seen a specimen like this before! Like a fragile feather, this fabulous spinell-twin is just dream-like. Like out of a fairy-tale. I could tell you about the perfect condition, the color or the crystals, but this specimen renders me rather speechless.

KR07 - Silver on Calcite - SOLD
Kongsberg Silver Mining District, Kongsberg, Buskerud, Norway
Size: 8.7 x 5.8 x 5 cm

Like a thick, winding serpent, this single wire of silver emerges from out of a shiny white calcite matrix. Very attractive and a real rarity, this is a superb specimen for any collector of classic minerals and aesthetic stunners! This piece is named " The Kongsberg Cobra"

RK24 - Silver - SOLD
Kongsberg Silver Mining District, Kongsberg, Buskerud, Norway
Size: 7 x 5 x 4.2 cm

This marvelous rope-silver specimen from the famous locale of Kongsberg has the unique aesthetics of a snake-pit or a blazing fire. Incredibly thick “wires” like you hardly find anywhere on the market. Perfectly aesthetic , flawless and all in all a fantastic world-class specimen.

RK52 - Gold - SOLD
Alta Floresta Gold Province, Alta Floresta, Mato Grosso, Brazil
Size: 6.5 x 3.6 x 2.3 cm

This absolutely breathtaking specimen is simply terrific in any respect. Not much to say, this one is perfect. Truly remarkable sun-yellow color, great luster and most of all an incredible and undamaged crystallization on all sides. Wonderful!

BL49 - Silver on Calcite - SOLD
Kongsberg Silver Mining District, Kongsberg, Buskerud, Norway
Size: 7 x 4.3 x 3.5 cm

Not the biggest, but gorgeous all the same. This lively specimen fights for attention and wins! One single silver wire wriggles from a white calcite matrix. The whole composition, the coloring and aesthetics are superb and without equal.

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