David K. Joyce Minerals

Van Silver Mine, British Columbia, Various Others

There are some minerals that occur in the silver veins at Van Silver, that are not sulphosalts! Here are some examples of these minerals.

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CalciteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Various Others
  • Item #19531
  • Calcite
  • 18mm cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 4mm
  • $35.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A wonderful stack of stepped calcite crystals. Unusual!
GoldVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Various Others
  • Item #19535
  • Gold
  • 1.8cm cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $75.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A glob of rich, deep, yellow gold rests on quartz crystals amongst larger pyrite crystals and rough sphalerite crystals. Rare!
PyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Various Others
  • Item #19536
  • Pyrite
  • 1.3cm cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1mm
  • $35.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A superb, elongated, distorted crystal of pyrite protected in the vug in this specimen. Sweet!
Quartz, Pyrite, SphaleriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Various Others
  • Item #19538
  • Quartz, Pyrite, Sphalerite
  • 1.8cm cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1mm
  • $35.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A sweet spray of sharp, transparent, elongated and well terminated quartz crystals on a bed of similar quartz crystals. The most aesthetic quartz specimen that I've seen from this locality!
CelestineVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Various Others
  • Item #19539
  • Celestine
  • 2.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • Sharp, prismatic celestine crystals are present in vugs in this specimen. Unusual!
CelestineVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Various Others
  • Item #19541
  • Celestine
  • 2.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • Lots of sharp, prismatic, well-terminated celestine crystals line one side of the vug at the top of this piece. Very nice!
CelestineVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Various Others
  • Item #19542
  • Celestine
  • 1.8cm cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: micro
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A number of sharp, well terminated, prismatic crystals of celestine are present on one side of the vug in this specimen.
Boulangerite, FreieslebeniteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Various Others
  • Item #19561
  • Boulangerite, Freieslebenite
  • 1.9 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2mm
  • $40.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • Sharp, metallic boulangerite crystals on this surface along with a couple of small, sharp freieslebenite crystals.
Boulangerite, Miargyrite, PyriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Various Others
  • Item #19562
  • Boulangerite, Miargyrite, Pyrite
  • 1.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1mm
  • $45.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • Some very nice boulangerite fibers are exposed in this vug, along with a couple of black miargyrite crystals and golden pyrite.
BoulangeriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Various Others
  • Item #19564
  • Boulangerite
  • 4.4x2.8x1.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2mm
  • $40.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A tuft of wavy, very long boulangerite crystals is nicely exposed in this quart crystal-lined opening.
BoulangeriteVan Silver Mine, British Columbia, Various Others
  • Item #19566
  • Boulangerite
  • 1.9 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2mm
  • $35.00
  • Van Silver Mine
  • Whistler
    British Columbia, Canada
  • A nest of curved boulangerite crystals crowd themselves into this rounded vug.