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For Sale Large Cabinet Mineral Specimens and Crystal Clusters - Decorator-Sized Minerals
for Museum Displays or Collectors of Large Minerals.

The minerals in this gallery are large cabinet specimens. Commonly called Decorator Specimens or Oversized Specimens or Large Cabinet Specimens, these are available 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

Apophyllite and Babingtonite with Actinolite alteration on Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite for sale from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey
#73616, Apophyllite and Babingtonite with Actinolite alteration on Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite, Prospect Park Quarry, New Jersey (lc) $85

Quartz with overgrowth of Amethyst Quartz for sale from Saltman Prospect, Camp Encore, Sweden, Oxford County, Maine
#73725, Quartz with overgrowth of Amethyst Quartz, Saltman Prospect, Camp Encore, Sweden, Maine (lc) $175

Stilbite with Calcite and Pyrite from Moore's Station, Mercer County, New Jersey
#38269, Stilbite with Calcite and Pyrite, Moore's Station, New Jersey (lc) $325

Pectolite over Datolite from Millington Quarry, State Pit, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
#73617, Pectolite over Datolite, Millington Quarry, State Pit, New Jersey (lc) $250

Inesite from N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
#68398, Inesite, N'Chwaning II Mine, South Africa (lc) $750

Natrolite, Prehnite, Analcime, Calcite, Apophyllite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey
#73615, Natrolite, Prehnite, Analcime, Calcite, Apophyllite, Prospect Park Quarry, New Jersey (lc) $175

Chabazite and Heulandite on Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
#73482, Chabazite and Heulandite on Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite,
Upper New Street Quarry, New Jersey (lc) $115

Natrolite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
#73468, Natrolite, Millington Quarry, New Jersey (lc) $250

Pectolite and Pyrite on Datolite with minor Prehnite from Millington Quarry, State Pit, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
#72515, Pectolite and Pyrite on Datolite with minor Prehnite, Millington Quarry, State Pit, New Jersey (lc) $325

Pyrite with minor Calcite from Huanzala Mine, Huallanca District, Huanuco Department, Peru
#73438, Pyrite with minor Calcite, Huanzala Mine, Peru (lc) $65

Epidote (complexly twinned crystals) from Alchuri, Shigar Valley, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
#73436, Epidote (complexly twinned crystals), Alchuri, Shigar Valley, Pakistan (c) $450

Sphalerite, Quartz, Johannsenite from Deveti Septemvri Mine, Mogilata ore body, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria
#73439, Sphalerite, Quartz, Johannsenite, Deveti Septemvri Mine, Mogilata ore body, Bulgaria (lc) $175

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

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
#68400, Wulfenite on Calcite, Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, China (lc) $750

Fluorite with Chalcopyrite, Calcite, Sphalerite from Ladywash Mine, Derbyshire, England
#73430, Fluorite with Chalcopyrite, Calcite, Sphalerite, Ladywash Mine, England (c) $425

Smithsonite var. Cobaltoan Smithsonite over Tennantite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#73423, Smithsonite var. Cobaltoan Smithsonite over Tennantite, Tsumeb Mine, Namibia (lc) $400

Chabazite on Prehnite epimorphs from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
#73427, Chabazite on Prehnite epimorphs, Upper New Street Quarry, New Jersey (lc) $85

Calcite from Railroad tunnel, east shore of Hudson River, Anthony's Nose, Westchester County, New York
#73316, Calcite, Railroad tunnel, east shore of Hudson River, Anthony's Nose, New York (lc) $650

Stilbite with Calcite from Moore's Station, Mercer County, New Jersey
#73315, Stilbite with Calcite, Moore's Station, New Jersey (lc) $550

Pyrite and Calcite from Bull's Ferry Road condominium construction site, North Bergen, Hudson County, New Jersey
#73319, Pyrite and Calcite, Bull's Ferry Road condominium construction site, New Jersey (lc) $250

Chalcocite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#68358, Chalcocite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (lc) $325

Apophyllite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
#73321, Apophyllite, Millington Quarry, New Jersey (lc) $250

Beryl in Albite-Muscovite for sale from Beauregard Quarry, Alstead, Cheshire County, New Hampshire
#73792, Beryl in Albite-Muscovite, Beauregard Quarry, New Hampshire (lc) $85

Apophyllite, Datolite, Calcite from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
#73320, Apophyllite, Datolite, Calcite, Millington Quarry, New Jersey (lc) $85

Calcite (C-axis twinned crystals) from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
#73187, Calcite (C-axis twinned crystals), Elmwood Mine, Tennessee (lc) $400

Dioptase with scepter-shaped Calcite from Christmas Mine, Banner District, Gila County, Arizona
#71967, Dioptase with scepter-shaped Calcite, Christmas Mine, Arizona (lc) $250

Calcite (parallel crystal cluster) from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
#73186, Calcite (parallel crystal cluster), Elmwood Mine, Tennessee (lc) $550

Malachite on Chrysocolla from Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
#73139, Malachite on Chrysocolla, Lubumbashi, Democratic Republic of the Congo (lc) $500

Brucite from Texas (Wood's Chrome Mine), State Line District, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania
#73163, Brucite, Texas (Wood's Chrome Mine), Pennsylvania (lc) $350 Ex. A.E. Seaman Museum collection #DM11565

Fluorite from William Wise Mine, Westmoreland, Cheshire County, New Hampshire
#73138, Fluorite, William Wise Mine, New Hampshire (lc) $400

Fluorite from Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
#72634, Fluorite, Elmwood Mine, Tennessee (lc) $225

Pyrite from Route 81 roadcut, south of Syracuse, Onondaga County, New York
#72921, Pyrite, Route 81 roadcut, south of Syracuse, New York (lc) $400

Mesolite over Stilbite from Pune District, Maharashtra, India
#72982, Mesolite over Stilbite, Pune District, India (lc) $3000

Chalcanthite from Posey Mine, San Juan County, Utah
#71968, Chalcanthite, Posey Mine, Utah (lc) $150

Quartz var. Smoky Quartz on Albite-Microcline from North Moat Mountain, Bartlett, Carroll County, New Hampshire
#72911, Quartz var. Smoky Quartz on Albite-Microcline, North Moat Mountain, New Hampshire (lc) $250

Artinite from Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, San Benito County, California
#72983, Artinite, Clear Creek Area, New Idria District, California (lc) $750

Chalcanthite from Posey Mine, San Juan County, Utah
#71969, Chalcanthite, Posey Mine, Utah (lc) $175

Almandine Garnet with Staurolite from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
#72860, Almandine Garnet with Staurolite, Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Connecticut (lc) $35

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
#68392, Wulfenite on Calcite, Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, China (lc) $750

Pyromorphite over Quartz from Sarrowcole Vein, Laverock Hall, Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, Strathclyde, Scotland
#69003, Pyromorphite over Quartz, Sarrowcole Vein, Laverock Hall, Leadhills, Scotland (lc) $150

Pectolite with minor Apophyllite from Millington Quarry, State Pit, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
#72514, Pectolite with minor Apophyllite, Millington Quarry, State Pit, New Jersey (lc) $150

Pyromorphite on Quartz from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania
#70743, Pyromorphite on Quartz, Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Pennsylvania (lc) $185

Quartz var. Herkimer Diamonds from Ace of Diamonds Mine, Middleville, Herkimer County, New York
#72513, Quartz var. Herkimer Diamonds, Ace of Diamonds Mine, New York (lc) $1500

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
#68406, Wulfenite on Calcite, Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, China (lc) $1650

Mimetite over Goethite from Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico
#71854, Mimetite over Goethite, Santa Eulalia District, Mexico (lc) $75

Vanadinite and Calcite from North Geronimo Mine, La Paz County, Arizona
#60190, Vanadinite and Calcite, North Geronimo Mine, Arizona (lc) $400

Prehnite pseudomorphs after Laumontite with Apophyllite from Mumbai (Bombay) District, Maharashtra, India
#62896, Prehnite pseudomorphs after Laumontite with Apophyllite, Mumbai (Bombay) District, India (lc) $195

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
#68383, Wulfenite on Calcite, Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, China (c) $400

Barite and Pyrite over Dolomite and Fluorite from Moscona Mine, Solis, Villabona District, Asturias, Spain
#58442, Barite and Pyrite over Dolomite and Fluorite, Moscona Mine, Solis, Spain (lc) $225

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
#68401, Wulfenite on Calcite, Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, China (lc) $400

Prehnite pseudomorphs after Laumontite with Apophyllite from Mumbai (Bombay) District, Maharashtra, India
#62894, Prehnite pseudomorphs after Laumontite with Apophyllite, Mumbai (Bombay) District, India (lc) $195

Fluorite with internal phantom-growth zones from Linda Prospect, near Montgomery Pass, Buena Vista District, Mineral County, Nevada
#70338, Fluorite with internal phantom-growth zones, Linda Prospect, near Montgomery Pass, Nevada (lc) $225

Vanadinite from Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco
#70543, Vanadinite, Mibladen, Morocco (lc) $800

Calcite (twinned crystals) from Roosevelt Avenue Quarry (York Stone Quarry), York County, Pennsylvania
#46640, Calcite (twinned crystals), Roosevelt Avenue Quarry (York Stone Quarry), Pennsylvania (lc) $350

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
#68395, Wulfenite on Calcite, Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, China (lc) $850

Fluorite from Mina el Tule, Melchor Múzquiz, Coahuila, Mexico
#70337, Fluorite, Mina el Tule, Mexico (lc) $250

Staurolite with Almandine Garnet from Pond Hill, near Pearl Lake, Lisbon, Grafton County, New Hampshire
#72398, Staurolite with Almandine Garnet, Pond Hill, near Pearl Lake, New Hampshire (lc) $40

Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite with Quartz and Heulandite from Prospect Park Quarry, Prospect Park, Passaic County, New Jersey
#72850, Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite with Quartz and Heulandite, Prospect Park Quarry, New Jersey (lc) $95

Fluorite with metallic Pyrite inclusions from Moscona Mine, Solis, Villabona District, Asturias, Spain
#72636, Fluorite with metallic Pyrite inclusions, Moscona Mine, Solis, Spain (lc) $250

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
#68393, Wulfenite on Calcite, Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, China (lc) $750

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
#68407, Wulfenite on Calcite, Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, China (lc) $2850

Heulandite, Calcite, Quartz, Prehnite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
#72849, Heulandite, Calcite, Quartz, Prehnite, Upper New Street Quarry, New Jersey (lc) $55

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
#68405, Wulfenite on Calcite, Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, China (lc) $2500

Almandine Garnet with Staurolite from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
#72859, Almandine Garnet with Staurolite, Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Connecticut (lc) $50

Almandine Garnet with Staurolite from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
#72852, Almandine Garnet with Staurolite, Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Connecticut (lc) $95

Fluorite with Chalcopyrite from Seata Mine, Aysgarth, Wensleydale, North Yorkshire, England
#69029, Fluorite with Chalcopyrite, Seata Mine, Aysgarth, England (lc) $450

Beryl for sale from Case Quarry, Portland, Middlesex County, Connecticut
#73790, Beryl, Case Quarry, Portland, Connecticut (lc) $150

Heulandite, Calcite, Quartz, Pyrite from Upper New Street Quarry, Paterson, Passaic County, New Jersey
#72848, Heulandite, Calcite, Quartz, Pyrite, Upper New Street Quarry, New Jersey (lc) $75

Almandine Garnet with Staurolite from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
#72855, Almandine Garnet with Staurolite, Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Connecticut (lc) $42

Microcline with Smoky Quartz and Albite from Moat Mountain, Oliver Diggings, Hale's Location, west of North Conway, New Hampshire
#72400, Microcline with Smoky Quartz and Albite, Moat Mountain, Oliver Diggings, New Hampshire (lc) $65

Almandine Garnet with Staurolite from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
#72856, Almandine Garnet with Staurolite, Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Connecticut (lc) $55

Pyrite and Quartz from (Tsuchiya-Ishizaki Mine?), Hokkaido, Japan
#70849, Pyrite and Quartz, (Tsuchiya-Ishizaki Mine?), Japan (lc) $550

Staurolite with Almandine Garnet for sale from Pond Hill, near Pearl Lake, Lisbon, Grafton County, New Hampshire
#73705, Staurolite with Almandine Garnet, Pond Hill, near Pearl Lake, New Hampshire (lc) $45

Almandine Garnet with Staurolite from Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Roxbury, New Haven County, Connecticut
#72858, Almandine Garnet with Staurolite, Green's Farm, 750 m. ESE of Roxbury Falls, Connecticut (lc) $55

Quartz on Calcite from Hudson Railroad Cut Calcite Locality, Anthony's Nose, Cortlandt, Westchester County, New York
#71346, Quartz on Calcite, Hudson Railroad Cut Calcite Locality, New York (lc) $40

Galena with Sphalerite in marble for sale from Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, near Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey
#73781, Galena with Sphalerite in marble, Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, New Jersey (lc) $85

Galena with Sphalerite in marble for sale from Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, near Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey
#73782, Galena with Sphalerite in marble, Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, New Jersey (lc) $55

Galena with minor Sphalerite in marble for sale from Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, near Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey
#73787, Galena with minor Sphalerite in marble, Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, New Jersey (lc) $55

Galena with Sphalerite in marble for sale from Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, near Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey
#73783, Galena with Sphalerite in marble, Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, New Jersey (lc) $75

Sphalerite with Fluorite in marble for sale from Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, near Sparta, Sussex County, New Jersey
#73785, Sphalerite with Fluorite in marble, Lime Crest Quarry (Limecrest), Sussex Mills, New Jersey (lc) $65

 

The chalcocite below, from Chimney Rock Quarry, is from my private collection

This chalcocite from the Chimney Rock Quarry is an important museum-quality mineral specimen that I acquired for my private collection many years ago. To the best of my knowledge, this is the largest and finest chalcocite specimen every collected at Chimney Rock. This quarry has not been accessible to collectors for the last 25+ years. Chalcocite, a rare mineral in New Jersey trap rock quarries, occurs at the boundary of two rock formations, where copper-rich solutions encounter impermeable layers above, causing copper minerals to precipitate, followed by late-forming calcite.

The ONLY reason I am selling this specimen is that it is too large for my display case.

I highly recommend this, without reservation, for collectors of top-quality minerals.

Chalcocite in Calcite from Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, Somerset County, New Jersey
#73189, Chalcocite in Calcite, Chimney Rock Quarry, Bound Brook, New Jersey (lc) $3500

 

 

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