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PostPosted: Sep 23, 2017 04:35    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Smoky Quartz from the Alps:


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 Mineral: Quartz (variety smoky)
 Locality:
Ferret Valley, Les Grandes Jorasses Massif, Courmayeur, Aosta Valley (Val d'Aosta), Italy
 Dimensions: Specimen height 14 cm, largest smoky quartz crystal 6,5 cm
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PostPosted: Sep 23, 2017 06:00    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Fluorite from Sardinia:


SardFLUO.JPG
 Mineral: Fluorite, Calcite, Marcasite, Sphalerite
 Locality:
Silius, Cagliari Province, Sardinia/Sardegna, Italy
 Dimensions: Specimen size 15 cm, largest fluorite crystal 2 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3624 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Sep 23, 2017 13:42    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Very nice fluorite plate from Sardinia.
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PostPosted: Sep 24, 2017 04:10    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

am mizunaka wrote:
Very nice fluorite plate from Sardinia.
Thanks, I also like it a lot ;-) It's the first specimen from Sardinia I've ever had in my collection. I think this Italian island is sometimes underrated as a source of really beautiful specimens.
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PostPosted: Sep 24, 2017 10:51    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Old specimen - new photo after trimming:


NaicaFLUO.JPG
 Mineral: Fluorite, Galena
 Locality:
Naica Mine, Naica, Municipio Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico
 Dimensions: Specimen height 6 cm, main fluorite crystal 3,5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3455 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 22, 2017 06:34    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Fluorite coated with calcite from the U.S.:


DentFLUO.JPG
 Mineral: Fluorite, Calcite
 Locality:
Denton Mine, Goose Creek Mine group, Harris Creek Sub-District, Hardin County, Illinois, USA
 Dimensions: Specimen size 13 cm, largest fluorite crystal 3,5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3177 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 22, 2017 07:10    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

The largest piece of my collection (it was a horror to take a photo, the specimen looks much better in person) - clear quartz from the U.S.:


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 Mineral: Quartz (var. Rock Crystal)
 Locality:
Mount Ida, Montgomery County, Arkansas, USA
 Dimensions: Specimen height 20,5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3177 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 31, 2017 09:17    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Old specimen, better photo - fluorite from Germany:


ArtenFLUO.JPG
 Mineral: Fluorite on calcite
 Locality:
Artenberg Quarry, Haslach im Kinzigtal, Steinach, Ortenaukreis, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
 Dimensions: Specimen size 5 cm, largest fluorite crystal 1 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3057 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 31, 2017 13:41    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Old specimen, better photo - mimetite from Germany:


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 Mineral: Mimetite
 Locality:
Haus Baden Mine, Sehringen, Badenweiler mining area, Badenweiler, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
 Dimensions: Specimen size 10 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3019 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 31, 2017 13:46    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

I liked it the first time you showed it - thanks for the better photo. Lovely mimetite.
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PostPosted: Nov 08, 2017 14:25    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Old specimens, better photos:


KaokoDIOP.jpg
 Mineral: Dioptase
 Locality:
Kaokoveld Plateau, Kunene Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: Specimen size 5 cm, largest dioptase crystal 1,3 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2842 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Smoky Quartz, Bertrandite
 Locality:
Kara-Oba, Bet-Pak-Dal Desert, Karagandy Province, Kazakhstan
 Dimensions: Specimen size 13 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2842 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Calcite, Stilbite
 Locality:
Sarbaiskoe deposit, Rudny, Kostanay Province, Kazakhstan
 Dimensions: Specimen size 7,5 cm, calcite crystal 2,5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2844 Time(s)

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YaoFLUO.JPG
 Mineral: Fluorite, Quartz
 Locality:
Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
 Dimensions: Specimen size 12 cm, largest fluorite crystal 2,5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2840 Time(s)

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RedCloud.JPG
 Mineral: Wulfenite
 Locality:
Red Cloud Mine, Trigo Mts, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: Specimen size 3 cm, largest wulfenite crystal 1,8 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2845 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Navidad Mine, Abasolo, Rodeo, Municipio de Rodeo, Durango, Mexico
 Dimensions: Specimen size 10 cm, largest fluorite crystal 2,5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2841 Time(s)

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Yates.JPG
 Mineral: Fluorapatite, Calcite
 Locality:
Yates Mine, Otter Lake, Pontiac RCM, Outaouais, Québec, Canada
 Dimensions: Specimen size 7 cm, apatite crystal 3,3 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2844 Time(s)

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HiltFLUO.JPG
 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Hilton Mine, Scordale, Hilton, North Pennines Orefield, former Westmorland, Cumbria, England, United Kingdom
 Dimensions: Specimen size 4,5 cm, largest fluorite crystal 1,2 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2839 Time(s)

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BlanchFLUO.JPG
 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Blanchard Mine (Portales-Blanchard Mine), Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro County, New Mexico, USA
 Dimensions: Specimen size 11,5 cm, largest fluorite crystal 1,5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2841 Time(s)

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ZschopauPYRO.JPG
 Mineral: Pyromorphite
 Locality:
Heilige Dreifaltigkeit Mine, Zschopau, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony/Sachsen, Germany
 Dimensions: Specimen size 5 cm, largest pyromorphite crystal 1,5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2843 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 10, 2017 12:35    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Old specimens, better photos:


CaveInRockFLUORIT.JPG
 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Cave-in-Rock, Cave-in-Rock Sub-District, Hardin County, Illinois, USA
 Dimensions: Specimen size 9 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2763 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Rottleberode, Stolberg, Mansfeld-Südharz District, Harz, Saxony-Anhalt/Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
 Dimensions: Specimen size 3,5 cm, largest fluorite crystal 8 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2761 Time(s)

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PakiBERYL.JPG
 Mineral: Beryl, Muscovite
 Locality:
Nagar, Hunza Valley, Gilgit District, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
 Dimensions: Specimen height 2,5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2765 Time(s)

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AquaNAM.JPG
 Mineral: Aquamarine
 Locality:
Erongo Mountain, Usakos, Erongo Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: Specimen height 5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2764 Time(s)

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NaicaGAL.JPG
 Mineral: Galena, Calcite
 Locality:
Naica Mine, Naica, Municipio Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico
 Dimensions: Specimen size 6 cm, largest galena crystal 1,5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2762 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 11, 2017 09:49    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Fantastic collection Tobi ;-)
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PostPosted: Nov 28, 2017 12:05    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Benj wrote:
Fantastic collection Tobi ;-)
I think it is several levels below fantastic, but thank you ;-)
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PostPosted: Dec 11, 2017 14:18    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

New specimen - galena from Poland:


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 Mineral: Galena
 Locality:
Trzebionka Mine, Trzebinia, Chrzanów District , Małopolskie, Poland
 Dimensions: Specimen size 9,5 cm, largest galena crystal 3 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2254 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Dec 13, 2017 07:50    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

New specimen - siderite from Germany:


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 Mineral: Siderite, Quartz
 Locality:
Neudorf, Harzgerode mining district, Harz, Saxony-Anhalt/Sachsen-Anhalt, Germany
 Dimensions: Specimen height 6 cm, largest siderite crystal 2,5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2133 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Dec 13, 2017 08:03    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

New specimen - galena from Germany:


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 Mineral: Galena
 Locality:
Antonius Mine, Markelsbach, Rhein-Sieg-Kreis, Bergische Land, North Rhine-Westphalia/Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
 Dimensions: Specimen size 6 cm, longest crystal edge 3 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2132 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 06, 2018 10:28    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

New specimen - fluorite from the U.S.:


ElmwFLUO.JPG
 Mineral: Fluorite, Sphalerite
 Locality:
Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Smith County, Tennessee, USA
 Dimensions: Specimen size 7,5 cm, largest fluorite 3 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  1774 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 06, 2018 11:44    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Nice contrast with the sphalerite dark color!
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PostPosted: Jan 06, 2018 12:10    Post subject: Re: Collection of Tobi  

Nice addition Tobi. An aesthetic and classic combination from Elmwood.
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