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

 
    March 2013
 

 

 


B013   COLEMANITE  - $350
Boraxo Pit #3, Furnace Creek Wash, near Ryan, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
8 x 5.5 x 3.5 cm

 

 

Personally collected by Jim Minette in 1982.  Minette label included.  Minette #B013.

 


B099   COLEMANITE  - $200
Initial Pit, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kerns County, California
8 x 8 x 5 cm

 

 

Minette # B099.

 


B119   COLEMANITE  - $200
Boraxo Pit #3, Furnace Creek Wash, near Ryan, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
8 x 7 x 5.5 cm


  Minette # B119. 




B200   COLEMANITE  - $250
Extension 22 S, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kerns County, California
7.5 x 5 x 4 cm

 
 

 

Minette label included.  Minette # B200. 


B319   COLEMANITE with REALGAR - $250
Extention 15, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kern County, California
8.5 x 7 x 3.5 cm

 

 

  Minette label included.  Minette #319. 

 


B344   COLEMANITE with REALGAR  - $200
Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kern County, California
10 x 9 x 6 cm

 

 
 

   Minette label included.  Minette # B344. 


B546   COLEMANITE after INYOITE - $250
Corkscrew Mine, Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
9.5 x 7.5 x 3 cm

 

 

    Minette #B546.


B594   HYDROBORACITE on COLEMANITE  - $100
Thompson Mine, Furnace Creek Wash, near Ryan, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
8.5 x 7 x 4 cm

 

 

    ex Minette #B594. 


B616   ULEXITE on COLEMANITE after INYOITE - $250
East of Mount Blanco, 20 Mule Team Canyon, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
10 x 6 x 4 cm

 

  Minette personally collected in 1978.  Unusual pseudo and cottonballs are rare for locality.  Minette label included.   Minette #B616. 

 


B663   COLEMANITE  - $350
Terry Mine, Death Valley Junction, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
9 x 6.5 x 6.5 cm

 

 

  Minette personally collected in 198's.  Minette label included.  Minette #B663. 

 


B670   COLEMANITE  - $75
Widow Mine, Ryan, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
9.5 x 7 x 3 cm

 

 

  Purchased from Rock Currier 1963.  Collected by Rock Currier and Bob Bartsch.  Minette label included.  Minette #B670.


B673   CELESTINE on COLEMANITE  - $350
Northwest Tunnel, East Coleman District, Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
8.5 x 5.5 x 5.5 cm

 

 

 

Minette personally collected on 3/30/01 with Bob Reynolds.   Minette label included.  Minette # B673.


B681   COLEMANITE  - $200
Billie Mine, Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
9.5 x 7 x 4 cm

 

 

 Minette purchased from Clair Chandler in 1985.  Unusual crystal habit.  Minette label included.  Minette # B681. 


 

B682   COLEMANITE  - $300
Billie Mine, Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
10 x 8 x 2.5 cm

 

 

  Minette purchased from Fred Johnson collection 8/93.  Minette label included.  Minette # B682. 


 

B683   COLEMANITE  - $250
1525 Level, 3 W Drift, Billie Mine, Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
   9 x 7.5 x 2.5 cm

 

 

  Personally collected by Jim Minette 1/85.   Minette label included.  Minette # B683. 


 

B687   CELESTINE on COLEMANITE - $350
Billie Mine, Furnace Creek Wash, Death Valley, Inyo County, California
9 x 7 x 3.5 cm

 

 

 

  Uncommon basal pinacoid.  Minette label included.  Minette #B687.


 

B717   COLEMANITE on CALCITE  - $350
Extension 18, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kerns County, California
7.5 x 4 x 3 cm

 

 

 Minette label included.   Minette # B717. 


 

B718   CALCITE  - $250
Extension 12, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kern County, California
6 x 4.5 x 1.5 cm

 

 Personally collected by Jim Minette in 1972.  Minette label included.  Minette # B718. 


 

B719   COLEMANITE on CALCITE - $350
Extension 12, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kern County, California
6.5 x 6 x 4.5 cm

 

 

 

 

  Purchased from Clift Maddox January 2001.  Minette label included.   Minette # B719. 


 

B734   COLEMANITE on CALCITE - $450
Extension 21, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kern County, California
7 x 5 x 4.5 cm

 

 

  Minette personally collected in 1985.  Minette label included.  Minette # B734. 


B789   COLEMANITE  - $150
Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kern County, California
9 x 6 x 5 cm

 

 

 

 

  Minette personally collected in 1982.  Minette label included.  Minette #B789.


B797   COLEMANITE  - $300
Extension 21 S, Boron Open Pit, Boron, Kern County, California
8 x 7 x 4 cm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  Personally collected by Jim Minette in 1980.  Minette label included.  Minette #B771.


 



 
 
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