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Beautiful Quartz red color, mineralogical jewel. Photo Franco Lazzari.  Copyright © FRANCO LAZZARI

Beautiful Quartz red color, mineralogical jewel. Photo Franco Lazzari. Copyright © FRANCO LAZZARI

The name comes from the Greek krokos, meaning “saffron,” a reference to the bright red-orange color of the mineral, which typically forms prismatic crystals sometimes two or more inches in length.

Crocoite: The name comes from the Greek krokos, meaning “saffron,” a reference to the bright red-orange color of the mineral, which typically forms prismatic crystals sometimes two or more inches in length.

Crocoite - Adelaide Mine, Dundas, Tasmania, Australia Size: 4 x 4 cm

Crocoite - Adelaide Mine, Dundas, Tasmania, Australia Size: 4 x 4 cm

17.4 x 9.5 x 7.6 cm. This is one of the larger wulfenite specimens of high quality, preserved from several seasons of digging in the remote mountainous region of this northern Chinese autonomous zone. This specimen resembles San Francisco Mine wulfenite in style, but with a red color more similar to Red Cloud mine material. Multiple styles were produced from this mine over the course of 2-3 years, and all were released to market recently as a lot which reflects this period of mining many…

This larger wulfenite specimens high quality preserved seasons digging

11 x 7.5 x 6.2 cm. Wulfenite from the remote Jianshan Mine came onto the market first around 2007. This was a specimen I obtained at that time for my own collection of large China minerals, and it remained my favorite large wulfenite from this find for years. It is the only large example of this strange dual-colored crystal habit, with robust crystals instead of the generally thinner crystals this find is known for now. Also, a second generation of wulfenite with more red color, lays at the…

, Xinjiang (Xinjiang-Uygur) Autonomous Region, China cabinet, 11 x x cm mw

Rhodochrosite on Tetrahedrite from Graham's Pocket, Sweet Home Mine, Alma, Colorado Unknown Collection. The red color is the raw photo and not enhanced! - See more at: http://news.minerals.net/#sthash.rabqVl8n.dpuf

Rhodochrosite tetrahedrite Graham's Pocket Sweet Home Mine Alma Colorado

realgar red colored baryte from romania

realgar red colored baryte from romania

VANA09-28  Vanadinite Mibladen, Morocco   9 x 7 x 7 cm  Rising up from a triangular-shaped natural pedestal of matrix is a huge, statuesque, mound of intergrown, brick-reddish vanadinite crystals to 1.7 cm across. This assemblage of robust barrel-shaped crystals exhibits fairly uniform dark brick-red color and moderate if not highest luster, although the front-facing faces are more lustrous than side faces. Rarely do you see so much pristine, large, crystallized vanadinites piled up in one…

A huge, statuesque, mound of intergrown crystals rising from a triangular matrix. Rarely do you see so much pristine, crystallized vanadinite in one place.

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JWL14C-200 Corundum (Var: Ruby) Jegdalek (Jagdalek; Jagdalak; Jagdalik) Ruby Mine, Sorobi District, Kabol (Kabul) Province, Afghanistan Thumbnail, 2 x 1.3 x 1.2 cm A razor-sharp 9 x 9 x 9 mm ruby crystal perched on just the right amount of matrix to make for a killer thumbnail! It glows with the best pigeon-blood ruby color when backlit.

A razor-sharp 9 x 9 x 9 mm ruby crystal perched on just the right amount of matrix to make for a killer thumbnail!

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