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  Topic: Collection of Enrique Llorens
Carles Millan

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Jan 29, 2018 04:09   Subject: Re: Collection of Enrique Llorens
More from Morocco.
Unusual well defined crystals of galena. They look like cuboctahedrons, right?
  Topic: Collection of Carles Millan
Carles Millan

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Jan 28, 2018 12:52   Subject: Collection of Carles Millan - Tetrahedrite from Peru
Tetrahedrite, hübnerite, quartz

A crowd of metallic tetrahedrite crystals, the biggest of which is 25 mm on edge, is perched on a large cluster of colorless quartz crystals. The major of these is 8 ...
  Topic: Collection of Enrique Llorens
Carles Millan

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Jan 15, 2018 16:08   Subject: Re: Collection of Enrique Llorens
More from Morocco
Superb vanadinite crystals cluster !
  Topic: Collection of Tobi
Carles Millan

Replies: 839
Views: 602361

PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Jan 06, 2018 11:44   Subject: Re: Collection of Tobi
Nice contrast with the sphalerite dark color!
  Topic: The sad news about Diana Weinrich.
Carles Millan

Replies: 16
Views: 2714

PostForum: Women's Private Collections   Posted: Dec 31, 2017 11:31   Subject: Re: The sad news about Diana Weinrich.
Deeply depressed. I met her once at Munich show. Seems incredible. She was an active and intelligent woman. I feel very sorry for Dan.
  Topic: Collection of Carles Millan
Carles Millan

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Dec 19, 2017 03:39   Subject: Re: Collection of Carles Millan
Thanks to all for your kind words.

Finally something new from your collection, Carles :-) And really GREAT news, as it seems: Congratulations to that specimen, you added one of Europe's most desire ...
  Topic: Collection of Carles Millan
Carles Millan

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Dec 18, 2017 06:35   Subject: Collection of Carles Millan - Manganite from Ilfeld
Manganite

Very bright and lustrous, well formed, jet-black prismatic crystals of manganite. The plate has dozens of sharp columns up to 18 mm tall, striated according to the c-axis with the typical ...
  Topic: No room for politic
Carles Millan

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Views: 982

PostForum: Forum questions   Posted: Oct 08, 2017 16:26   Subject: Re: No room for politic
Today is a sad day for me !!!
Our administrator has closed the Spanish side in protest to the political tensions in Catalonia (Spain) of which all of you are aware.
Jordi has always been proud that ...
  Topic: Collection of Manuel Mesa
Carles Millan

Replies: 208
Views: 60439

PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Sep 28, 2017 07:28   Subject: Re: Collection of Manuel Mesa
Nice specimens and pictures. Congratulations!
  Topic: Ex so and so’s collection
Carles Millan

Replies: 26
Views: 5211

PostForum: Minerals and Mineralogy   Posted: Aug 10, 2017 08:33   Subject: Re: Ex so and so’s collection
...Especially if said So-and-so is still alive, when it might mean "not good enough to keep".
Or "I changed on mind and I want to collect other kind of minerals" or "my famil ...
  Topic: Don Lum Collection
Carles Millan

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Jul 10, 2017 03:37   Subject: Re: Don Lum Collection
Attached are the three labels that came with this Magnetite specimen that I acquired last year. I couldn't find any reference to the Lungma Glacier in My Junior Wood Chuck Manual so I am going to sen ...
  Topic: Don Lum Collection
Carles Millan

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Jul 09, 2017 12:12   Subject: Re: Don Lum Collection
Is the Chogo Lungma Glacier one that advances and retreats periodically?
Maybe. But I don't know. We're talking about the Himalayas, not the Alps.
  Topic: Don Lum Collection
Carles Millan

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Jul 09, 2017 08:06   Subject: Re: Don Lum Collection
Thank you for your comments, Carles. It is always a pleasure to hear from you. The label that came with the Magnetite has Lungma Glacier as part of the location information, but I left it out becaus ...
  Topic: Don Lum Collection
Carles Millan

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Jul 08, 2017 16:11   Subject: Re: Don Lum Collection
Very very nice magnetite. I had never seen one with such a quality from Laila. I'd like a lot to own one as yours.

Laila is a not very known locality in Baltistan, in the Haramosh mountains area, n ...
  Topic: Don Lum Collection
Carles Millan

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Jun 12, 2017 03:06   Subject: Re: Don Lum Collection
Previously posted, better pictures
Splendid rhodo, Don! Very nice, I love it.

( http://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/viewtopic.php?p=57335#57335 )
  Topic: Collection of Tobi
Carles Millan

Replies: 839
Views: 602361

PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: May 27, 2017 15:07   Subject: Re: Collection of Tobi
Congratulations on getting the 500,000 views!
  Topic: Collection of Carles Millan
Carles Millan

Replies: 832
Views: 854600

PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: May 24, 2017 03:24   Subject: Re: Collection of Carles Millan - Cassiterite from Bolivia
As usual, a splendid specimen and a great photo - I guess cassiterite is not easy to photograph. But what are the green/blue areas on the matrix, a copper mineral?
Thank you, Tobi.

Regarding the b ...
  Topic: Collection of Carles Millan
Carles Millan

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: May 23, 2017 09:19   Subject: Collection of Carles Millan - Cassiterite from Bolivia
Cassiterite, quartz

Group of honey-brown, translucent when backlit, cassiterite crystals set on a matrix of crystallized quartz. Several of them are twinned. No damage. Overall size: 98 mm x 90 mm ...
  Topic: Don Lum Collection
Carles Millan

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Views: 751241

PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: May 18, 2017 14:59   Subject: Re: Don Lum Collection
To be sure a chemical analysis would be needed.Carles, I disagree. This is a classic association from the Minerva Mine. A simple drop of HCL will confirm the calcite.
The strontianite also reacts wit ...
  Topic: Don Lum Collection
Carles Millan

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: May 18, 2017 14:26   Subject: Re: Don Lum Collection
To be sure a chemical analysis would be needed.
 
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