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20 Jul-16:14:13 Re: glass or something else? (Vic Rzonca)
20 Jul-14:12:47 The mizunaka collection - orthoclase (Am Mizunaka)
20 Jul-13:25:34 Re: all the diamonds one could fill your house with - and more - so near...yet so far..... (Peter Lemkin)
20 Jul-11:59:54 Re: glass or something else? (Justin Hickok)
20 Jul-11:09:23 Re: all the diamonds one could fill your house with - and more - so near...yet so far..... (Justin Hickok)
20 Jul-11:08:35 Re: all the diamonds one could fill your house with - and more - so near...yet so far..... (Justin Hickok)
20 Jul-00:28:07 Re: sainte marie-aux-mines show 2018 (Roger Warin)
20 Jul-00:20:30 Re: sainte marie-aux-mines show 2018 (Roger Warin)
20 Jul-00:02:38 Re: sainte marie-aux-mines show 2018 (Roger Warin)
19 Jul-15:40:28 Re: sainte marie-aux-mines show 2018 (Roger Warin)
18 Jul-16:00:11 The mizunaka collection - quartz (Am Mizunaka)
18 Jul-10:27:54 Re: sainte marie-aux-mines show 2018 (Roger Warin)
17 Jul-14:00:44 Re: sainte marie-aux-mines show 2018 (Roger Warin)
17 Jul-13:38:16 Re: all the diamonds one could fill your house with - and more - so near...yet so far..... (Peter Lemkin)
17 Jul-11:37:24 Re: collection of heimo hellwig (Heimo Hellwig)
17 Jul-10:20:42 Re: sainte marie-aux-mines show 2018 (Roger Warin)
17 Jul-08:53:53 Re: franjungle collection (Franjungle)
17 Jul-07:39:08 Re: collection of heimo hellwig (Pierre Joubert)
17 Jul-06:08:55 Re: collection of fiebre verde - chivor (#370) (Fiebre Verde)
17 Jul-05:50:56 All the diamonds one could fill your house with - and more - so near...yet so far..... (Peter Lemkin)
17 Jul-05:48:22 Re: micro photos of inclusions in quartz (Zbhjzm)
17 Jul-02:42:21 Re: collection of heimo hellwig (Heimo Hellwig)
16 Jul-23:53:33 Re: sainte marie-aux-mines show 2018 (Roger Warin)
16 Jul-18:40:03 The mizunaka collection - quartz (Am Mizunaka)
16 Jul-15:23:03 Re: sainte marie-aux-mines show 2018 (Roger Warin)

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  Topic: In Memoriam - John Veevaert
Carles Millan

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PostForum: In Memoriam   Posted: Jun 26, 2018 15:53   Subject: Re: In Memoriam - John Veevaert
Hard to believe. Very impressed!
  Topic: Collection of Carles Millan
Carles Millan

Replies: 836
Views: 926790

PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Apr 27, 2018 08:04   Subject: Re: Collection of Carles Millan
Piece as a whole very aesthetic. Congratulations.
Hi Carles. Simply perfect. Best regards.
Thanks to both for your kind comments. I'm happy you like it.
  Topic: Collection of Carles Millan
Carles Millan

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Views: 926790

PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Apr 26, 2018 02:52   Subject: Collection of Carles Millan - Beryl and muscovite from Pakistan
Beryl, muscovite

Pale blue transparent beryl crystal, with the usual hexagonal prismatic habit and a complex termination showing at least ten faces. Surrounded by a number of large hexagonal crysta ...
  Topic: Mass on mineral labels?
Carles Millan

Replies: 7
Views: 1294

PostForum: Off-Topic and Introductions   Posted: Apr 05, 2018 02:54   Subject: Re: Mass on mineral labels?
As was mentioned by someone above, should a disaster happen to your collection
And with just several clicks you can quickly know how much mass (weight) supports every shelf in your showcase. Not ver ...
  Topic: The Mizunaka Collection
Carles Millan

Replies: 1165
Views: 564780

PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Apr 04, 2018 12:59   Subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - 500.000 reads!!
Also with my congratulations. Fine photos!!
  Topic: New generation for picture - Ploum
Carles Millan

Replies: 940
Views: 555335

PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Apr 04, 2018 12:58   Subject: Re: New generation for picture - Ploum / Over 500.000 reads!!
Receive my congratulations too!!

Excellent and very nice photos.
  Topic: Mass on mineral labels?
Carles Millan

Replies: 7
Views: 1294

PostForum: Off-Topic and Introductions   Posted: Apr 04, 2018 03:20   Subject: Re: Mass on mineral labels?
KAKOV, I notice that in your latest 2 photos, besides giving the example's measurements, you give its weight. Small mineral specimens (thumbnails) are lighter in weight than large cabinet size m ...
  Topic: Collection of Enrique Llorens
Carles Millan

Replies: 230
Views: 141821

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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Views: 926790

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

Replies: 230
Views: 141821

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: 852
Views: 664172

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: 6192

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

Replies: 836
Views: 926790

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

Replies: 836
Views: 926790

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

Replies: 4
Views: 1986

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: 75869

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: 7529

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

Replies: 1172
Views: 818996

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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Views: 818996

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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Views: 818996

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 ...
 
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