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Mineral Pseudomorphs For Sale - Pseudomorph Minerals For Sale
Pseudomorphs = False Form

Below is a gallery of  Pseudomorphs for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals in New York City, NY. Pseudomorphs are mineral specimens where a mineral has taken the form of a previously deposited mineral. Sounds simple, but the processes are diverse and elaborate. Some are created when a second mineral grows over another, then the original dissolves away. Some are replaced molecule by molecule, or atom by atom, until the second mineral has the exact shape of the original mineral. Sometimes a mold is made of the first mineral by a second mineral growing over it, then the original dissolves, then a third mineral fills the void, and finally the second mineral dissolves. Suffice it to say you could collect just pseudomorphs and have an endless variety of specimens. Common pseudomorphs include: Copper pseudomorph after Azurite, Descloizite pseudomorph after Cerussite, Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite, Malachite pseudomorph after Cuprite, Prehnite pseudomorph after Laumontite, Pyrolusite pseudomorph after Manganite, Stibiconite pseudomorph after Stibnite, Strontianite pseudomorph after Celetite. To purchase mineral specimens, go to the Online order form.

 Sizes: (t) = Thumbnail, (m) = Miniature, (c) = Cabinet, (lc) = Large Cabinet

Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#73059, Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (m) $75

Azurite and Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#73445, Azurite and Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (m) $250

Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite on Hematite for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#68368, Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite on Hematite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (m) $55

Datolite pseudomorphs after (Calcite or Quartz?) with twinned Calcite for sale from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
#74537, Datolite pseudomorphs after (Calcite or Quartz?) with twinned Calcite, Millington Quarry, New Jersey (m) $22

Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#75022, Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (m) $65

Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#68362, Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (c) $85

Calcite on Prehnite pseudomorphs after Glauberite for sale from Fanwood Quarry (Weldon Quarry), Watchung, Somerset County, New Jersey
#73683, Calcite on Prehnite pseudomorphs after Glauberite, Fanwood Quarry (Weldon Quarry), Watchung, New Jersey (c) $55

Chalcocite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite with Barite for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#68364, Chalcocite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite with Barite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (m) $95

Pyromorphite on Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite for sale from Sarrowcole Vein, Laverock Hall, Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, Strathclyde, Scotland
#69010, Pyromorphite on Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite, Sarrowcole Vein, Laverock Hall, Leadhills, Scotland (m) $48

Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite for sale from Lane's Quarry, Westfield, Hampden County, Massachusetts
#73057, Prehnite pseudomorphs after Anhydrite, Lane's Quarry, Massachusetts (m) $45

Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#68445, Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (m) $45

Quartz with Rutile inclusions and Rutile pseudomorphs after Anatase for sale from Cuiabá District, Gouveia, Minas Gerais, Brazil
#72770, Quartz with Rutile inclusions and Rutile pseudomorphs after Anatase, Cuiabá District, Gouveia, Brazil (c) $40

Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite with minor Barite for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#68363, Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite with minor Barite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (c) $95

Vanadinite pseudomorphs after Wulfenite for sale from Rowley Mine, near Theba, Maricopa County, Arizona
#73775, Vanadinite pseudomorphs after Wulfenite, Rowley Mine, Arizona (t) $22

Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#69324, Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite, Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Namibia (m) $275

Hydroxyapophyllite-(K) (formerly Hydroxyapophyllite) on Gageite pseudomorphs after Inesite for sale from N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
#74765, Hydroxyapophyllite-(K) (formerly Hydroxyapophyllite) on Gageite pseudomorphs after Inesite, N'Chwaning II Mine, South Africa (m) $60

Azurite on Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#68495, Azurite on Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (m) $150

Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#68498, Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (c) $85

Datolite pseudomorphs after (Calcite or Quartz?) for sale from Millington Quarry, Bernards Township, Somerset County, New Jersey
#74749, Datolite pseudomorphs after (Calcite or Quartz?), Millington Quarry, New Jersey (c) $32

Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
#69325, Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite, Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Namibia (m) $525

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

Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
#60787, Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite, Milpillas Mine, Mexico (c) $400

Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite with Quartz and Heulandite for sale 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

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

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

Chabazite and Heulandite on Quartz pseudomorphs after Anhydrite for sale 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

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