Specimens of agate within basalt from Barras, Kincardineshire, Scotland. These samples of agate have a red to white colouration and have filled the cavities of basalt. Specimens are supplied in a white card tray with an information label.
2 in stock
Augite andesite igneous rock specimens from Thirlmere, Cumbria, UK which are of late Ordovician age which form part of the Barrowdale volcanic group. The samples are of intermediate composition and contain phenocrysts of the pyroxene mineral, augite, giving the normally dark blue rock a black speckled appearance. The samples are available in 3 sizes and come supplied in a card tray with a label.
100 in stock
Specimens of pink baryte from Dirtlow Rake, Castleton, Derbyshire, UK. These attractive specimens would make an ideal addition to any mineral collection, samples are supplied in a white card tray with an information label.
Specimens of bladed baryte from Derbyhire, UK. These specimens vary in colour from pale beige to white and display a bladed habit. These samples are supplied in a white card tray and are ideal for any collector of British material.
Baryte specimens from Silver Glen, Alva, Clackmannanshire, Scotland. These particular specimens are pale pink – red in colour, showing slight tabular habit. Supplied in multiple sizes, with a white card tray and an information label.
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Specimens of white tabular baryte crystal beds from Cumbria, UK. Ideal for collectors of British mineral specimens. Samples are supplied a white car tray with an information label.
Specimens of blue calcite from Mexico. These samples of blue calcite vary in colour from the typical light blue to a pale almost white, they are supplied in a card tray with an information label. These specimens are perfect for mineral collectors and ideal as a teaching aid.
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Specimens of calcite crystal beds of varying colours from Milldam Mine, Derbyshire, UK. These ideal specimens for collectors of British minerals are supplied in a white card tray with an information label.
Specimens of chalcedony with quartz from Alabaster Coast, Normandy, France. These samples of chalcedony have a predominantly pale blue colouration with some inclusions of white and pale red material, some pieces also contain quartz crystal beds. These specimens are supplied in a white card tray with an information label.
Chalcopyrite mineral specimens from France, they display a very pure chalcopyrite in a quartz matrix and may also show small amounts of peacock ore. The mineral its self is a major source of copper ore and mined around the world for a wide variety of uses, The samples are supplied in a white card tray with an information label, these pieces would make an excellent addition to any mineral collection though they could also serve as a educational specimen.
25 in stock
Specimens of fluorite crystal beds from Fallgate Quarry, Ashover, Derbyshire, UK. Samples are available in multiple sizes and come supplied with an information label. Ideal samples for collectors of British fluorite specimens.
Fluorite crystal bed specimens from Weardale, Co. Durham, UK. Available by weight, these mineral specimens are excellent as they exhibit the fluorite cubic crystal habit and the vast majority of specimens allow this to be viewed with the naked eye. They come supplied in a polythene bag with an information label and are ideal for mass purchasing, such as for museum information tasks, educational use and more.
Specimens of fluorite crystal beds from Worton Hall Mine, Bainbridge, Wensleydale, Yorkshire, UK. These pieces of fluorite vary in colour from purple to clear or faint yellow, with some specimens containing marcasite inclusions. These samples are a must have for any British mineral collector, though the good quality of these specimens makes them ideal for any collection. Specimens are supplied in a white card tray with an information label.
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Specimens of galena in matrix from Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, Scotland,UK. These samples display galena crystals of varying sizes and lustres within a matrix. Pieces are supplied in a white card tray with an information label, multiple sizes are available.
Specimens of almandine garnets within a matrix of biotite mica from Agder, Norway. Specimens are available in multiple sizes and come supplied in a white card tray with an information label.
Specimens of iridescent goethite with quartz from Graves Mountain, Georgia, U.S.A. These peculiar pieces are a must have for any mineral collector. Various sizes are available, samples are supplied in a white card tray with an information label.
Specimens of milky quartz containing small amounts of lepidolite mica from Glen Gairn, Strathdon, Aberdeenshire, Scotland. These samples of quartz contain a pale lilac lepidolite mica which has a massive form. These pieces, ideal for British mineral collectors, are supplied in a white card tray with an information label.
Orange calcite mineral samples supplied by weight, this rich orange variation is due to the presence of iron hematite impurities within the crystals. These particular samples also show a more crystalline structure of calcite and is known as ‘massive’. This orange calcite is available by weight, starting from 500 grams, and is suitable for lapidary, educational and enthusiasts use. The pieces vary from 20 mm to 100 mm though most pieces will sit in-between and come supplied in a polythene bag with a label.
Specimens of pink agate from India. These particular specimens of agate have an attractive pale pink colouration with small amounts of brown agate present. Some specimens may also contain cavities filled with pale pink to white quartz crystals. Pieces are supplied in a white card tray with an information label.
A display specimen of an uncut polyhedral agate from Paraiba, Brazil. The piece measures approximately 12.5 x 8 x 2.8 cm at its widest points and weighs roughly 277 grams.
1 in stock
Specimens of Pyrite from Peru. These particular samples are a higher grade than our Moroccan material and display visible crystal structure, ideal for both mineral collectors and educational use. Specimens are supplied in a white card tray with an information label.
Specimens of clear quartz crystal beds within basalt from Barras, Kincardineshire, Scotland. Pieces are supplied in a card tray with an information label. These are ideal samples for collectors of British minerals and rocks.
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Sphalerite mineral specimens from Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, Scotland, UK. Samples are of the massive form of the zinc sulphide mineral and depicts a dull yet metallic lustre and colouration. The samples are dense and excellent for British mineral collectors.The pieces are supplied in a white card tray with an information label.
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Mineral specimen sample cards, these cards are blank having spaces for you to write the ‘name’, and ‘locality’ of a rock specimen or specimens collected. Ideal for conducting field work or cataloging your collection. 73mm x 46mm.
3320 in stock
Streak plates in a black colour made form porcelain, tough and ideal for performing streak tests, to asses minerals or mineral content of a rock sample, each plate is 45 x 45 mm in size and has a fine texture surface. Excellent for field geologists and earth science students.
An off white coloured streak plate made form porcelain, they are used by field geologists and students as a means of performing streak tests on minerals. This test simply involves one, scratching the surface of the tile with a particular rock or mineral, the coloured streak left behind then assists the user in determining the mineral, or minerals within a rock sample.