~~~ Welcome to Taranis Minerals ~~~
Trading online and at UK Mineral Shows since 2009
Welcome to our website. We offer high quality minerals from around the world at affordable prices and specialise in aesthetic miniature & small cabinet specimens and aesthetic rare minerals. We post specimens to almost anywhere in the world and accept payment via credit or debit card in most major currencies using Paypal. To view minerals that we currently have on offer please use the search options above or click the quick links to recent updates or one of our current favourites listed below.
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MARCH 2018 - New specimens just added, including a few choice pieces the collection of Shirley Adrian. Scheelite from Colorado and a lovely French prehnite are highlights.
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Recently acquired - excellent specimens from the collection of Shirley Adrian, some are already on the website and they will be available at UK shows. If you are looking for something in particular then do drop us an email as we have alot of stock that is not yet online.
UK Shows 2018
This year we will be attending the Oxford Mineral Shows, the Southampton Mineral and Fossil Show, the Bakewell Rock Exchange and the Sussex Hawards Heath Show. Click here for our 2018 Show List. If you visit any of these shows and there are specimens on our website that you would like to see in person then do drop us an email and we will bring them along.
We want you to be delighted with your purchases and we make every effort to represent specimens as accurately as possible. However, if a specimen does not live up to expectations we will provide a full refund subject to our Returns Policy.
For information about our specimen photographs and how best to view them please see our Photo Info page. For information about mineral sizes and size categories please see our Size Info page.
Excellent miniature of the rare Veszelyite from a 2017 find in Yunnan Province, China. £170.
Sharp, well formed Amazonite with the rare white cap zoning from Colorado, USA. £95.
Very pretty specimen of chalcedony commonly referred to as 'grape chalcedony' from the initial find of this material in 2016, Indonesia. £45.
Gorgeous Prehnite from a classic French locality. £35.