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These are specimens from the Minette personal collection.  18 per flat.

 
    March 2013
 

 

 


B034   KURNAKOVITE  - $100     SOLD
Extension 1, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kerns County, California
4 x 1.5 x 1.5 cm

 

 

A transparent Kurnakovite crystal.   Minette label included.  Minette #B034.

 


B159   COLEMANITE on CALCITE  - $150
Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kerns County, California
3.5 x 3 x 3 cm

 




  Minette label included.  ex  Minette # B159. 


B174   CALCITE repaired  - $75
Extention 22, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kerns County, California
3.7 x 2.5 x 2 cm

 


  ex  Minette # B174. 


B178   COLEMANITE  - $20
Billie Mine, Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
4 x 4 x 1.2 cm

 
 

 

 Minette # B178. 


B244   ARSENIC with REALGAR in ULEXITE  - $150
Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kern County, California
4 x 4 x 3.5 cm

 

 

  Minette #244. 

 


B522    PROBERTITE  - $150
Footwall Shale, Extension 18, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kern County, California
6.5 x 4.5 x 3 cm

 

 

 

 

 Minette # B522. 


B525   MEYERHOFFERITE  - $200
Mount Blanco, 20 Mule Team Canyon, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
3.5 x 3.2 x 3 cm

 

 

 

 

 

Minette #B525.


B527   MEYERHOFFERITE  - $200
Mount Blanco, 20 Mule Team Canyon, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
5.3 x 3.5 x .3 cm

 

 

 

 

  ex Minette #B527. 


B528   MEYERHOFFERITE  - $150
Mount Blanco, 20 Mule Team Canyon, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
3.5 x 3 x 1.5 cm

 

 

 

  Minette #B528. 

 


B530   MEYERHOFFERITE  - $200
Mount Blanco, 20 Mule Team Canyon, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
4.5 x 3 x 2.5 cm

 

 

Minette #B530. 

 


B540   COLEMANITE  - $100
Corkscrew Mine, Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
4.5 x 4 x 3 cm

 

 

 

  Personally collected by Jim Minette 1960.  Minette label included.  Minette #B540.


B591   HYDROBORACITE  - $200
Thompson Mine, Furnace Creek Wash, near Ryan, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
3 x 2.5 x 1.7 cm

 

 

Minette # B591.


B597   HYDROBORACITE on COLEMANITE  - $75
Thompson Mine, Furnace Creek Wash, near Ryan, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
4.5 x 3.5 x 2 cm

 

  Minette # B597. 


 

B608   KURNAKOVITE  - $50     SOLD
Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kerns County, California
2.3 x 1.5 x 1.5 cm

 

 

  Minette # B608. 


 

B610   KURNAKOVITE  - $100     SOLD
Extension 1, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kerns County, California
3 x 3 x .4 cm

 

  Thin very gemmy crystal plate purchased from Vince Morgan in 1992.  Minette label included.  Minette # B610. 


 

B637   ULEXITE pseudomorph after BORAX - $100
D Level, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kerns County, California
4.5 x 3 x 3 cm

 

 

Thin complete crystal with residual Tincalconite purchased from Vince Morgan collected about 1960.  Minette label included. Minette # B637. 

 

B671   COLEMANITE  - $40
Widow Estension Mine, Ryan, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
5 x 2.5 x 1.5 cm

 

 

 Personally collected by Jim Minette in 1975.  Minette label included.  Minette # B671. 


 

B703   CELESTINE on COLEMANITE  - $150
Billie Mine, Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
4 x 3.5 x 2 cm

 

 

Floater group of Colemanite with 1/4" Celestine crystals.  Personally collected by Jim Minette in 1987.  Minette label included. Minette # B703. 


 



 
 
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