Quartz with several associated minerals / Locality - 210 Stope, 9360 Level, Bulldog Mine, 1 mile NW of Creede, Mineral County, Colorado

$500.00

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The Bulldog Mine operated from 1969 to 1985, producing 25 million ounces of Silver in that time = $675 Million in today’s market. My father acquired this piece directly from the miner who found it in 1979. It’s a strange piece for sure, unlike anything I’ve seen from this locality. The piece is filled with somewhat cavernous semi-brecciated vugs of crystallized Quartz and “Amethyst” along with Agate which are associated with bladed white Barite and micro minerals (possibly Pyrostilpnite and / or Xanthoconite). Additionally, the Quartz has an underlying pink hue that is caused by an unknown mineral (possibly Rhodochrosite?). The piece is more of a reference specimen, but if you collect Creede minerals, you can’t afford to miss out on this one, as it would make a unique addition to your collection.

Locality: 210 Stope, 9360 Level, Bulldog Mine, 1 mile NW of Creede, Mineral County, Colorado

Specimen Size: 15.6 x 10.5 x 9.3 cm (large cabinet)

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