James Melville

2641 Pyrrhotite, Dalnegorsk, Russia

Pyrrhotite with Calcite, Sphalerite & Quartz. The specimen was acquired direct from miners in 2004 and said to be from “2nd Sovetskii Mine” but appears to be consistent with specimens from the Nikolaevskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk,...

2212 Creedite, Qinglong Mine, China

Creedite on Quartz with a scattering of small Fluorite cubes | Qinglong Mine (Dachang Mine), Dachang Sb ore field, Qinglong County, Qianxinan, Guizhou, China. 40x30x20mm

2331 Stolzite | Kara Mine

Stolzite on green Vesuvianite rock with Manganese dendrites from the Kara Mine, Hampshire, Tasmania, Australia. Collected by a member of the North West Mineral Club Trip on 20th April 2007. Specimen measures 48x30x20mm.

1865 Cassiterite, Cream Creek

Cassiterite crystal fragment from the Cream Creek mine at Frome River, Branxholm, Tasmania, Australia. The original hand written labels record that the specimen dates to 1907 and that it was apparently one of the largest...