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Minerals Beginning with "W"

JC9260.  Wulfenite.  Ojuela mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico.  4 x 8 cm  122g.  $175.00.  Nice coverage of yellow/butterscotch yellow crystals.  Better than average piece from the find of a few years ago, most likely the San Juan Poniente vein area. 
JC9260.  Back side, with mottramite?
JC9196.  Wulfenite.  Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico.  11 x 15 cm   >1000g.  $250.00.  Caramel to orange wulfenite crystals on white limestone.    Some damage here and there, some visible in the photos. There are a half dozen or so small crystals with damage.   On this photo, there is a broken crystal visible in the lower center and lower left center.  Damage for the most part is not obvious, otherwise without damage would be considerably higher in price.   Sawn base. 
JC9196.  Close up of the top portion of the specimen. 
JC9196.  Close up of lower portion of specimen. 
JC9163.  Wulfenite, mimetite.  San Francisco mine (Cerro Prieto mine), Cerro Prieto, Cucurpe, Mun. de Cucurpe, Sonora, Mexico.  5 x 8 cm   135g.  $30.00.  Several broken crystals.  Layer of mimetite with wulfenite crystals scattered overall. 
JC9163.  Another view. 
JC9139.  WulfeniteZelidja mine, Touissit dist., Oujda-Angad prov., Oriental region, Morocco. 7 x 8.5 cm  112g.  $175.00.  A few broken crystals are present.  These are becoming more scarce all the time.  Nice coverage of yellow crystals. 
JC9139.  Another view. 
JC9075.  Wulfenite, mimetite.  Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico.   9 x 12 cm  311g.  $50.00.   A recent new find, some with fairly large crystals with much higher prices of course.  This piece is composed of needle like mimetite crystals heavily coating the matrix, with numerous small yellow/yellow orange wulfenite crystals scattered throughout.  
JC9075.   A close up view of the top.
JC9075.   A close up view of the bottom center area. 
JC8948.  Wulfenite.  Glove mine, Devil's Cash Box ridge, Amado, Cottonwood canyon, Tyndall district, Santa Rita mountains, Santa Cruz county, Arizona.  2.4 x 4.3 cm  5g.  $30.00.  
JC8948.  Another view.  
JC8920.  Wulfenite.  Jianshan mine, Ruoqiang county, Bayin'gholin autonomous prefecture, Xinjiang autonomous region, China.  3 x 5.5 cm  97g.  $80.00.  Bright red crystals from the find of a few years ago.  This area is currently being mined for specimens, however, this is one from the earlier finds.  
JC8920.  Another view.   
JC8920.  A closer view.  
JC8753.   Wulfenite.  Red Cloud mine, Silver district, Yuma county, Arizona.  5 x 6 cm  58g.  $5.00.  An 8mm crystal in a small vug.  I have looked at this closely, and it may be glued in.  Can't really tell, but priced it low as this is a possibility.  
JC8753.    Another view. 
JC8688.  Wulfenite, calcite.  Ojuela mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico.  4.5 x 6 cm  71g.  $45.00.  Bright yellow crystal blades with a thin layer of sparkly calcite partly coating most of them.  Old specimen, these haven't been found since the 1960's.   Daylight shot.
JC8688.  Tungsten light photo.  
JC8540.  Wulfenite, calcite.  Mammoth-St. Anthony mine, Tiger, Mammoth district, Pinal county, Arizona.  7 x 7 x 7 cm  208g.  $145.00.  Large, very thin, bladed yellow wulfenite crystals with gaps between the crystals completely filled with massive calcite.  Odd specimen.  
JC8540.  Another view. 
JC8480.  Wulfenite.  Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia.  4 x 6 cm   45g.  $175.00.    Several crystals on dark matrix.  Minor mimetite on the back side.   Purchased in 1980. 
JC8480.  Another view. 
JC8480.  Another view. 
JC8465.   Wulfenite.  Urumqi, Kuruktag Mountains, Xinjiang Uygur Region, North China.  3 x 5 cm  32g.  $25.00   Thin, bright orange crystals.  The crystals have a raggedy appearance on their edges, some are broken, typical for these, but for the most part does not seem to be damage, but rather, an odd growth habit.
JC8465.  Another view.  
JC8438.  Wulfenite.  Erupcion mine, Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico.   9 x 11 cm  936g.  $1,850.00.   An excellent specimen of Wulfenite from the classic Mexican location of the Erupcion Mine, Chihuahua. The Wulfenite crystals display the quintessential tabular-blocky butterscotch crystals, so characteristic of the location. The Wulfenite crystals measuring to 1.2cm are highly lustrous. A fantastic specimen of Wulfenite from the mine.  There is some damage on the top back side, not visible from the front (display side)  as seen in this photo, which does not detract from the specimen.  
JC8438.  Another view. 
JC8438.  Another view. 
JC8438.  Another view. 
JC8438.  Another view.   The top rear of the specimen with the damaged crystals easily visible in the lower center of the photo.    
JC8438.  Another view.  Close up.  
JC8159.  Wulfenite.  Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia.  5 x 8 cm  206g.  $225.00.   Brown wulfenite blades coat the top of the matrix.  
JC8159.  Another view. 
JC8159.  Another view. 
JC7910.   Wulfenite.  Red Cloud Mine, Silver District, Trigo Mts, La Paz Co., Arizona  3 x 6 cm  41g.  $35.00.  Several bright red orange small crystals on calcite matrix.  
JC7910.  Another view. 
JC7907.  Wulfenite.  San Juan Poniente vein area, Ojuela mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico.  4 x 5.5 cm  47g.  $25.00.  Bright crystals on hematitic matrix from this relatively recent find.  
JC7908.  Wulfenite.  Glove Mine, Glove Mine group, Devil's Cash Box ridge, Amado, Cottonwood Canyon, Tyndall District, Santa Rita Mts, Santa Cruz Co., Arizona 4 x 5.5 cm  27g.   $100.00.   A single bright yellow crystal.  Front and back sides are shown.   The top in this photo appears to be where the crystal was attached to matrix.   The actual top of the crystal is on the bottom in this photo.  
JC7908.   Back side.  Properly oriented with the top of the crystal also the top in the photo.  
JC7901.  Wulfenite and unknown white mineral.  Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia.   4.5 x 7.5 cm  316g.  $65.00.    Brown, bladed crystals interspersed with unidentified white mineral.   A couple of the crystals are broken.  
JC7860.   Wulfenite.  Mammoth-St. Anthony mine, Tiger, Pinal county, Arizona.   7 x 9 cm   241g.  $150.00.   Has a very old label with it.   Many crystals on both sides.  Quite a bit of damage.  Fairly heavy specimen.  
JC7860.   Another view. 
JC7860.   back side.
JC7863.  Wulfenite.  Defiance mine, Costello mine group, Gleeson, Turquoise District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona.  5 cm tall.  35g.  $100.00.   Now $75.00
JC7863.  Another view. 
JC7867. Wulfenite, mimetite.   San Francisco Mine (Cerro Prieto Mine), Cerro Prieto, Cucurpe, Mun de Cucurpe, Sonora, Mexico.   3 x 4.5 cm  15g.  $125.00  Now $75.00
JC7859.  Wulfenite.  Defiance mine, Costello mine group, Gleeson, Turquoise District, Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona.  3.5 x 4.3 cm  12g.    A single complex crystal.  $100.00
JC7571.  Wulfenite.  San Juan Poniente vein, Level 6, Ojuela mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico.  7.5 x 11 cm  364g.  $350.00   Large, yellow orange crystals coating the matrix.  Almost solid wulfenite.  No damage.  Good piece. 
JC7571.  Another view. 
JC7388.  Wulfenite, mimetite.  Ojuela mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico.  8 x 9 cm  241g.  $75.00.   Bright yellow with a hint of caramel color wulfenite crystals on small blebs of mimetite from the San Juan Poniente vein finds of a few years ago.   
JC7253.   Wulfenite, mimetite.  San Juan Poniente vein, Ojuela mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico.  6 x 11.5 cm   502g.  $500.00.    Brilliant luster wulfenite, somewhat acicular in shape, on dull green mimetite.  From the find of a few years ago.  There are a few broken crystals, very hard to see.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC7253.   Another view. 
JC7124.   Wulfenite.  Touissit, Oujda-Angad province, Oriental region, Morocco.  5.5 x 5.5 cm  53g.   $75.00.   Yellow crystals typical for Touissit.  Pretty. 
JC7124.  A different view.
JC6319.  Wulfenite.  Mezica, Slovenia.  6.5 x 10.5 cm  393g.  $40.00     Coating of about 3mm crystals.  Some are damaged.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6319.  Close up view. 
JC6317.  Wulfenite.  Mezica, Slovenia.  5 x 7 cm  326g.  $20.00.   Scattered 1 - 2 mm crystals on white matrix.  
JC6314.   Wulfenite.   Mezica, Slovenia.  5.5 x 9 cm  143g.  $20.00.   Scattered up to 3mm crystals . 
JC6323.  Wulfenite.  Mezica, Slovenia.   3.5 x 4.5 cm  54g.  $30.00   Solid mass of crystals.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6324.   Wulfenite.  Mezica, Slovenia.   2.5 x 4 cm  20g.  $20.00   Solid mass of crystals.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6313.  Wulfenite.  Helena mine, Crna, Mezica, Slovenia.  3.5 x 7.5 cm  191g. $55.00.    Minor damage as seen.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6291.  Wulfenite, calcite.  Mezica mine, Mies, Maribor, Slovenia.  8 x 8 cm  300g.  $30.00.   Small, orange, bi-pyramidal crystals on/with small calcite crystals on limestone matrix.     ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6291.  Close up view.
JC6292.  Wulfenite, calcite.  Mezica mine, Mies, Maribor, Slovenia.  3.5 x 5.2 cm   36g.  $45.00.   Orange, bi-pyramidal crystals on limestone.      ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC6293.  Wulfenite, calcite.  Mezica mine, Mies, Maribor, Slovenia.   5 x 6 cm   145g.  $45.00.   Honey-orange crystals on limestone with calcite.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC5451.  Wulfenite.  Glove mine, Devil's Cash Box ridge, Amado, Cottonwood Canyon, Tyndall dist., Santa Rita Mountains, Santa Cruz County, Arizona.  .   7 x 8 cm  326g.  $90.00.    This piece has yellow wulfenite on all sides except the bottom.  Although labeled as Glove mine, it has some of the characteristics of the Defiance mine also, so there is a small possibility that it is from the Defiance.   Seven views are shown.  Lots of sparkle.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC5451.  Another view
JC5451.  Another view
JC5451.  Another view
JC5451.  Another view
JC5451.  Another view
JC5451.  A close up
JC5123.  Wulfenite.  Urumqi, Kuruktag Mountains, Xinjiang Uygur Region, North China.  8.5 x 12 cm  524g.  $600.00.   These were found a few years back, and appear to be a one time find.  Most dealers had price tags of $1,500 or more on these of this size and quality.  Most all the specimens I have seen have some broken crystals on them, as this one does.  This one is representative of this find, with nice sized, deep red orange to near red crystals.  There is a dusting of what looks like hematite on the backs of the crystals.   Four views are shown from various angles.     ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC5123.  Another view
JC5123.  Another view.  
JC5123.  Closer view. 
JC4960.  Wulfenite, mimetite.  San Juan Poniente, Level 6, Ojuela mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico.  4 x 6.5 cm  54g.  $50.00.  Distinct, pyramidal crystals on greenish mimetite.      ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC4230.  Wulfenite.  Ojuela mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico    7 x 8 cm   274g.  $90.00.   From the recent find at the Ojuela mine.  A fairly solid coating of crystals on limonite.  I think the picture speaks for itself.        ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC4280.  Wulfenite.  Ojuela mine, San Judas vein, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico.  4 x 6 cm  89g.  $70.00   From the recent find.  There is a crack running across the middle that is a shrinkage crack I believe.    It does not extend through the specimen, and the specimen appears to be quite solid.         ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.
JC3993.  Wulfenite, mimetite, calcite.  Ojuela mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico.   6 x8 cm.  214g.  $70.00.  Pale yellow mimetite with light yellow, transparent bladed wulfenite scattered through.  Minor calcite around the edges.   This one will need to be packed in soap powder for shipment.      ON SALE, TAKE 20% OFF THE MARKED PRICE.