David K. Joyce Minerals

Gold, Canadian Localities

Canada has been a serious gold mining country for the past 150 years or so with 313 million troy onces of gold being mined during that period. There have been hundreds of mines across Canada over the years. Here are specimens from some of them.

All prices in Canadian dollars. For payment in US$, deduct 19% or multiply by 0.81.

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GoldGold, Canadian Localities
  • Item #1126
  • Gold
  • 3.5x3.5x1.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: n/a
  • $24.00
  • Mirage Mine
  • Bissett
    Manitoba, Canada
  • Fine gold and clumps of gold are exposed in this gossanous quartz from an old, unusual locality. I have several.
GoldGold, Canadian Localities
  • Item #16383
  • Gold
  • 3.7x3.3x3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: n/a
  • $75.00
  • Murphy Mine
  • Nr. Goudreau
    Ontario, Canada
  • A small bleb of native gold, part of a small seam of gold, is exposed on the side of this quartz vein matrix. The gold has been better exposed by light HF etching of the quartz. Good representative specimen from an unusual locality.
Gold, Joseite-BGold, Canadian Localities
  • Item #14950
  • Gold, Joseite-B
  • 1.6cm across cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: Micro
  • $35.00
  • French Mine
  • Hedley
    British Columbia, Canada
  • Lots of particles and some possible crystals of gold in small openings in garnet, associated with metallic, micaceous joseite-B.
Gold, Joseite-BGold, Canadian Localities
  • Item #14949
  • Gold, Joseite-B
  • 1.3cm across cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: Micro
  • $30.00
  • French Mine
  • Hedley
    British Columbia, Canada
  • Lots of deep-yellow particles of gold in the garnet matrix of this specimen. A little bit of joseite-B.
GoldGold, Canadian Localities
  • Item #17110
  • Gold
  • 2.5x2.3x2.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: n/a
  • $35.00
  • Val D'Or
    Quebec, Canada
  • A nice splash of native gold in milky white quartz.
GoldGold, Canadian Localities
  • Item #17422
  • Gold
  • 6.8x3.1x1.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: n/a
  • $55.00
  • Bennett Mine
  • Shining Tree
    Ontario, Canada
  • Visible gold is present with a green chlorite group mineral in pure white quartz. Unusual location!