Small cabinet (7-10 cm) Sold. Variscite, Wardite, Englishite, Crandallite var. Variscite from Nevada typically contains black spiderwebbing in the matrix and is often confused with green turquoise. Little Green Monster Variscite Mine, Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah Co., Utah 7.8 x 6.3 x 1.5 cm Start Time: 12/04/2020 6:30:00 pm (CST) End Time: 12/10/2020 6:30:00 pm (CST) Time Left: Current Bid: $10 High Bidder: tubman Add Item to Watchlist The Utah variscite that came from this mine was extremely rare and had inclusions of Crandelite, Wardite and other rare minerals. It is on display in the Smithsonian Museum of Natural History. Variscite. Fairfield, Utah has long been recognized by mineral specimen collectors as a source of spectacular and unique variscite nodules. Variscite is a beautiful stone, pale green, similar to turquoise. Most of the Nevada variscite recovered in recent decades has come from mines located in Lander County. From the mineral collection of Brigham Young University Department of Geology, Provo, Utah, Mineral Specimens 1162. TUC14-120 Variscite With Crandallite Small Cabinet, 8.3 x 6.8 x 2.2 cm Little Green Monster claim, Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah Co., Utah, USA (1 more images) See more ideas about green amethyst, gemstones, jewelry art. This is a top piece out of this mine. Utah Variscite: A teardrop-shaped cabochon cut from variscite collected near Fairfield, Utah. ... Fairfield, Utah County, Utah, United States of America. Associated with with Millisite on Crandallite. Pool of rich green surrounded by earth color Crandallite. Variscite [var-uh-sahyt] is sometimes mistaken for Turquoise, and harder varities are sometimes sold as Variquoise. Variscite from Little Green Monster mine, Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah Co., Utah, United States Typical massive Variscite nodules 5 to 8cm across. Variscite from Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah. Shows crandallite and several other minerals as well. Thank you for your patience while we retrieve your images. CAM220016. This Canyon is well known as being the location mined for Variscite. Pseudowavellite: from Little Green Monster Mine, Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah County, Utah (Type Locality for Wardite and Englishite) Wardite, Millisite, Deltaite, Variscite from Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah (Type Locality for Wardite and Millisite) Together with a specimen of Variscite, Crandallite and Wardite, Little Green Monster Mine, Clay Canyon, near Fairfield, Utah County , Utah, RHC8163, measuring 3 x 2 1/4 x 1 in. Utah Variscite is admired for its soft swirls of pale green. Cool, strong green, underlying a darker pattern of darker spots! Clay Canyon Fairfield Utah Variscite Soft Colored Polished Cabochon from Little Green Mountain Mine - Utah - Rare Rock Shop RareRockShop. Variscite, Wardite & Crandallite (old classic) James Carter Coll. Dec 28, 2018 - Explore Clarence Bryer's board "Clay Canyon Variscite Utah" on Pinterest. However, the state of Utah is the principal source of gem-quality material. specimen number: 2022729. location: Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Oquirrh Mts, Utah Co., Utah, USA. Variscite. Charlie Key Collection. Variscite. Most of the Nevada variscite recovered in recent decades has come from mines located in Lander County. Fairfield, Utah County, Utah, United States of America - Colorless tabular gordonite crystals associated to tan crandallite and green variscite in a colorful specimen from Utah Ex Vandenbroucke Museum collection from Waregem, Belgium. Silver Crater Mine, Pilot Range, Lucin District, Box Elder Co., Utah, USA Near consecutive slices, each polished on both sides, RHC8687 and RHC8688, measuring 5 3/4 x 3 1/4 x 1/4 in. The face has been polished. Home > Variscite - Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Oquirrh Mts, Utah Co., Utah, USA The sample measures about 20x20 cm. The turn off to Clay Canyon is located 1.5 miles from the town of Fairfield Utah. 2010-03-0081. State: Utah City: Fairfield Date: HWAC# 61515 Variscite from Nevada typically contains black spider webbing in the matrix and is often confused with green turquoise. Ex. A highly desired form of this mineral are the exceptional nodules from Utah which are cut and polished as slabs or halves of nodules. Variscite's apple green color comes from traces of chromium. An unpolished Variscite nodule in matrix, 3.9 cm across. Variscite, Wardite, Englishite, Crandallite var. Free Online Library: The Clay Canyon variscite mine: Fairfield, Utah has been famous among mineral collectors for well over a century as the source of the world's finest specimens of variscite. You have been outbid. (Report) by "The Mineralogical Record"; Earth sciences Mines and mineral resources Evaluation History Mining Phosphate minerals Discovery and exploration Phosphate rock Variscite, sun tunnels and the Devil’s Playground in Lucin Utah A rare and beautiful blue-green gemstone, Variscite is found in isolated spots in Utah and Nevada. From shop RareRockShop. (Photo by Andrew Silver.) Beautifully polished on … The mine producing area was known generally as the Clay Canyon Variscite Mine, and was established as far back as the late 1880's. Your BudgetPay limit has been reached. This comes out of Ex Weinrich Collection, 1980. This specimen is about 27x16 millimeters in size and weighs about 12.5 carats. The color is superb and there are even numerous drusy nodules in many smaller pockets. Eduardo Claim, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Mined at the well known Little Green Monster Mine, Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah. Most recently found in Wyoming as well. Variscite from Nevada is often confused with green turquoise. It is popular for carvings and ornamental stones. description: Classic old-time variscite slab from this famous Utah locality. Variscite nodules: Nodules of variscite with crandallite and wardite from Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah. This piece is small enough to use in a pendant. Now days the mineral is collected by rock hound enthusiasts for personal use only. This yellow and green mineral were mined for the jewelry trade, which continued up until about World War I. Notable localities are Lucin, Utah and Fairfield, Utah in the United States. Cabinet (10-18 cm) $ You are the highest bidder. Variscite is an phosphate mineral of aluminum with the composition AlPO 4.2H 2 O . Nov 17, 2020 - Explore Barbara Barton's board "Variscite" on Pinterest. There are three main areas where Variscite is found in Utah: Fairfield, Lucin and Snowville. A classic example of variscite is those from Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah which was mined for its metals to be used to support World War II efforts. Specimen sizes, clockwise from top left: 7.5 x 5.9 cm; 6.8 x 5.6 cm; 11.1 x 6.6 cm; 17.5 x 13.3 cm. See more ideas about Gems and minerals, Minerals, Rocks and gems. Variscite and Crandallite (old antique USA classic) Little green Monster Mine, Fairfield, Utah, USA 12.0 x 8.0 x 1.5 cm Start Time: 08/20/2020 7:00:00 pm (CDT) End Time: 08/22/2020 5:55:00 pm (CDT) Auction Closed Winning Bidder: Phib1993 Specimens and photos by Arkenstone / www.iRocks.com. Little Green Monster mine, Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah Co., Utah, United States Tagged phosphate. (3) Measures 13.0 x 9.0 x 1.0 cm in size. Courtesy of the U.S. Geological Survey Denver Library Photographic Collection. Variscite is considered a semi-percious stone, and often used by Native Americans especially Navajo to hand-make their silver jewelry. The flat side shows more Variscite but the other side is slightly domed and it is thinner at the Variscite edge than the opposite edge. Pseudowavellite: from Little Green Monster Mine, Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah County, Utah (Type Locality for Wardite and Englishite) Wardite and Crandallite from Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Utah County, Utah (Type Locality for Wardite) A nice example of variscite with a high percentage of blue-green material! Saléeite Variscite & Dufrénite. Phosphate nodule of mostly bluish green Wardite and yellow Crandallite. The Variscite from each location has a unique look to them, each beautiful in their own way. Tooele, Utah also produces massive, rich green nodules, suitable for … Beautiful classic Variscite with Crandalllite specimen. Fairfield, Utah $20.25 CAD 8.1 grams. A lot of this material was sold as specimens as it was too beautiful with all the other minerals in it to cut it up. ... other large mines or large ancient sites that are far from Europe are Lucin and Fairfield, the two located in the United States, more specifically in Utah. The white is an apatite. https://rocktumblers.blogspot.com/2010/11/all-about-variscite.html There is very little Variscite. This sample is from the Fairfield, Utah. Fairfield Utah Couinty Utah: Description: This is a freeform polished cabochon of lovely dark green Variscite with Crandallite and Wardite. ... also in the state of Utah. Variscite is an important phosphate mineral that is best-known in different shades of green. Be a Variscite jewelry expert and know about green stone meaning, value, properties, Mohs etc. Variscite is a beautiful yellow-green to deep green to blue-green material that often has … Utah Variscite. Fairfield County, Utah produces nodules with rich colors up to 24 inches across mixed with other massive complex phosphates. Notable localities are Lucin, Snowville, and Fairfield in Utah, United States. This is some of the world's best Varascite.A lot of this material comes from Fairfield, Utah and from the Lucien area.. Little Green Monster Variscite Mine also called Clay Canyon Variscite Although Variscite can be found in many locations around the world, the majority of high-quality Variscite comes from the state of Utah in the United States. Please contact Customer Service at 1-877-899-0099 to discuss your budget pay … Locality: Little Green Monster Variscite Mine, Clay Canyon, Fairfield, Oquirrh Mts, Utah Co., Utah: Dimensions: 6.0 x 5.1 x 4 cm. These formations are usually associated with other phosphates and have interesting veins and color habits. Varities are sometimes sold as Variquoise Nevada is often confused with green turquoise is often with! 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