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RM2781   Fluorite

Taourirt, L'Oriental Region, Morocco

Group of cubic to prismatic fluorite crystals, translucent, with a color between violet to purple depending on the incident light. A good size specimen with a matrix on the back. From this classic Moroccan mine.


Size: 7.6 x 5.2 x 3.3 cm.
Main crystal: 2 cm.
Found in 2020.

Price: 180 €Buy
 

RM2797   Fluorite with baryte

Taourirt, L'Oriental Region, Morocco

Group of cubic to prismatic fluorite crystals, with a semi-matte luster, transparent to translucent. They are arranged very aerially on a matrix of baryte crystals. From this classic Moroccan mines.


Size: 5.8 x 5.2 x 2.5 cm.
Main crystal: 1.8 x 1.5 cm.
Found in 2021.

Price: 110 €Buy
 

RM2796   Fluorite with calcite and quartz

Taourirt, L'Oriental Region, Morocco

Group of fluorite crystals, very brillinat, with marked color zoning, more intense on the edges. The cube faces show highly aesthetic polysynthetic growths. They are disposed very aerially on a matrix with scalenohedral calcite crystals and small quartz druses. From this classic Moroccan locality.


Size: 6.7 x 4.4 x 3.2 cm.
Main crystal: 1.5 x 1.4 cm.
Found in 2021.

Price: 120 €Buy
 

RM2708   Fluorite

Taourirt, L'Oriental Region, Morocco

Rich group of fluorite crystals that show us forms of the cube truncated by those of the octahedron. Very good transparence and with staggered growths on the edges. The violet color with zoning stands out in this specimen, intense on the faces of the cube and almost colorless when we observe those of the octahedron. A very interesting specimen. On a small matrix of dolomite.


Size: 6 x 5 x 3.1 cm.
Main crystal: 2.3 cm.
Found in 2021.

Price: 240 €Buy
 

RM2709   Fluorite

Taourirt, L'Oriental Region, Morocco

Elongated cubic fluorite crystal of very good size, with tile growths on the faces. Between translucent to transparent and with a very uniform violet color. It is complete on both sides and is placed on a small matrix with quartz.


Size: 6.7 x 5.2 x 4.8 cm.

Price: 250 €Buy
 

RM1770   Cerussite

Touissit, Touissit-Bou Beker, Jerada, L'oriental Region, Morocco

Very esthetic and historical specimen formed by crystals of cerussite, transparent to translucent, with an unusual brightness, elongated prisms, rich in faces and some twins. Closely observed, it becomes a crystallographic pleasure. From a classic Moroccan mine from where nowadays is not easy to find samples with this quality.


Size: 6.5 x 5.5 x 4.4 cm.
Main crystal: 12 x 4 mm.
Found in ±1985.

Col. J.M. Manchion (Barcelona) - No. 322 (J. Fabre, 04/1986)
Fluorescent under long wave UV
Price: 120 € 100 €Buy
 

RM1769   Anglesite

Touissit, Touissit-Bou Beker, Jerada, L'oriental Region, Morocco

Aesthetic and historic specimen of anglesite, formed by a well developed tabular crystal, lanceolated, very rich in faces, with various rhombic prisms facets and striated pinacoids. It presents an excellent transparence and good brilliance. It is disposed on a galena matrix accompanied by other crystals of the same species. A pleasure to enjoy the crystallography of the piece. An ancient specimen of the former Manchión collection.


Size: 6.2 x 5.2 x 4.8 cm.
Main crystal: 2,5 x 1,8 cm.

Col. J.M. Manchion (Barcelona) - No. 326 (J. Viñals, 1989)


 

RM1682   Fluorite and Baryte

Taourirt, L'Oriental Region, Morocco

Probably the best specimen I can get from this pocket. Very rich group of interpenetrated fluorite crystals showing forms of the cube, with very sharp edges, transparent to translucent, with marked color zoning, intense violet color and  brilliant faces. Contrasting with the white baryte matrix. A very, very aesthetic specimen.
Long time since I saw good quality fluorite specimens from this Moroccan mines (Tawrirt, ⵜⴰⵡⵔⵉⵔⵜ), located in the Oriental region of the country.


Size: 8.0 x 7.5 x 5.5 cm.
Main crystal: 14 x 12 mm.
Found in 2017

 

RM1656   Fluorite and Baryte

Taourirt, L'Oriental Region, Morocco

These specimens of fluorite show forms of the cube, with very sharp edges, transparent to translucent, with some color zoning, intense violet color, brilliant to semidull faces, very curious. Partially covered by goethite and very aerial disposed on baryte crystals. Long time since I saw good quality fluorite specimens from this Moroccan mines (Tawrirt, ⵜⴰⵡⵔⵉⵔⵜ), located in the Oriental region of the country. An aesthetic piece.


Size: 5.2 x 5.0 x 3.5 cm.
Main crystal: 15 x 13 mm.
Found in 2017

 

RM1658   Fluorite and Baryte

Taourirt, L'Oriental Region, Morocco

These specimens of fluorite show forms of the cube, with very sharp edges, transparent to translucent, with some color zoning, violet color, brilliant to semidull faces, very curious. A very aerial and aesthetic miniture. Long time since I saw good quality fluorite specimens from this Moroccan mines (Tawrirt, ⵜⴰⵡⵔⵉⵔⵜ), located in the Oriental region of the country.


Size: 3.5 x 3.5 x 3.0 cm.
Main crystal: 14 x 13 mm.
Found in 2017

 

RM1684   Fluorite

Taourirt, L'Oriental Region, Morocco

Long time since I saw good quality fluorite specimens from this Moroccan mines (Tawrirt, ⵜⴰⵡⵔⵉⵔⵜ), located in the Oriental region of the country. These specimens of fluorite show forms of the cube, with very sharp edges, translucent, with slight color zoning, between violet to purple, semidull faces, very curious. It shows unusual elongated cubes. Partially covered by black goethite. A very aesthetic piece.


Size: 5.2 x 4.5 x 4.0 cm.
Main crystal: 17 x 11 mm.
Found in 2017

 

RM1689   Anglesite and galena

Touissit, Touissit-Bou Beker, Jerada, L'oriental Region, Morocco

Very rich and brilliant specimen of anglesite, formed by several prismatic crystals, with transparence, brilliance, defined faces and edges and colorless. A pleasure to enjoy the crystallography of the species. They are partially covering a vug in a galena matrix. A sample from former Daunis collection (Barcelona), with many years on his "shoulder".


Size: 8.0 x 7.5 x 5.5 cm.
Main crystal: 12 x 8 mm.
Found in ca. 1970's.

Excol. Daunis (Barcelona)


 
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