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Cassiterite Cassiterite

Cassiterite - grey aggregated crystals - a sample of tin ore containing 73% metallic tin - from the Rooiberg Tin Mine, Waterberg District, Transvaal, South Africa -

Calcite Calcite

Calcite - pale orange-pink to colourless crystals - associated with hematite on matrix - from Waygate Shaft, Straitsteps Mine, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire

Nickeline Nickeline

Nickeline - massive, bronze-metallic in quartz - from No. 8 level, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire

Leadhillite Leadhillite

Leadhillite - pale green platy crystals on barite - from Leadhills, Lanarkshire.

Leadhillite Leadhillite

Leadhillite - pale grey-green platy crystals associated with bright blue caledonite and a small amount of yellow pyromorphite - from Leadhills, Lanarkshire

Lanarkite Lanarkite

Lanarkite - dull pale grey acicular aggregates with grey hexagonal tabular crystals of leadhillite and a small amount of yellow pyromorphite - from Susanna Mine, Leadhills, Lanarkshire.

Cerussite Cerussite

Cerussite - large aggregate - pale grey, tabular - associated with a smaller amount of prismatic white and colourless quartz - from Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire.

Cerussite Cerussite

Cerussite - large white acicular aggregates - from Eggleshome, Leadhills, Lanarkshire

Caledonite Caledonite

Caledonite - small, bright blue prismatic crystals - associated with white and grey platy leadhillite on barite - from Leadhills, Lanarkshire

Caledonite Caledonite

Caledonite - bright blue, granular - with deeper blue linarite and bright green, mammilated pyromorphite - from Leadhills, Lanarkshire.

Calcite Calcite

Calcite - large white dog tooth spar crystals - on a white granular base - from the New Glencrieff vein, Wanlockhead Mine, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire

Calcite Calcite

Calcite - large white dog tooth spar crystals - associated with white well-formed quartz crystals - from the New Glencrieff vein, Wanlockhead Mine, Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire

Chalcopyrite Chalcopyrite

Chalcopyrite - large, dull brass-yellow metallic twinned tetragonal crystals - on white dolomite - from Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire.

Vanadinite Vanadinite

Vanadinite - small brown barrel-shaped crystals on dull white botryoidal apatite - from Wanlockhead, Dumfriesshire.

Mattheddleite Mattheddleite

Mattheddleite - microscopic white crystals - associated with grey acicular aggregates of lanarkite, grey platy leadhillite and earthy yellow-green pyromorphite - probably from Susanna Mine, Leadhills, Lanarkshire.

Syenite, larvikitic Syenite, larvikitic

Larvikitic syenite, polished coarse-grained blue-grey slab almost completely composed of labradorite, trade name 'Larvikite Granite', from Norway

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