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  Topic: Opaque black Quartz, Locality info/matrix info?
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: FOR BEGINNERS: What is it? Where is it from?   Posted: Jul 16, 2020 03:29   Subject: Re: Opaque black Quartz, Locality info/matrix info?
I've never heard of. Can you post the link to this web page, please?

you need to use Google search: China Neolithic Minerals; (btw - this person have not a big clue about minerals so be patient an ...
  Topic: Opaque black Quartz, Locality info/matrix info?
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: FOR BEGINNERS: What is it? Where is it from?   Posted: Jul 14, 2020 05:00   Subject: Re: Opaque black Quartz, Locality info/matrix info?
Volkmar, I never have been in China because of the minerals, but I'm quite regularly checking zeolites on the 'China Neolithic' web page and this guy is updating new finds, so not only stilbite (with ...
  Topic: Opaque black Quartz, Locality info/matrix info?
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: FOR BEGINNERS: What is it? Where is it from?   Posted: Jul 14, 2020 03:35   Subject: Re: Opaque black Quartz, Locality info/matrix info?
- for me Tongbei- Fujian Province, China
  Topic: Braking Bad.
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: What is it? - Where is it from?   Posted: Apr 14, 2020 01:24   Subject: Re: Braking Bad.
I'm generally of the position, that we should not even try to identify 'zeolites' in such forms. "This could be" .... - my first impression from very 'fresh' (on the beginning of dehydration ...
  Topic: Braking Bad.
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: What is it? - Where is it from?   Posted: Apr 13, 2020 12:12   Subject: Re: Braking Bad.
I've come to the conclusion that what I have collected on this day is apophyllite..

- it's hard to confirm (or rather impossible), but definitelly there is no single sign of heulandite here. But If ...
  Topic: Any hint on the location where this baryte was mined?
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: What is it? - Where is it from?   Posted: May 09, 2019 01:29   Subject: Re: Any hint on the location where this baryte was mined?
Pablo from Spain but living in France - and the specimen of barite from an “old collection” - but everybody is looking for specimens from the US-market?? My first thought - check Sardinia !
regards
  Topic: Contact with Istvan & Mary J. Toth - Alaskan Garnet Mines
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: Off-Topic and Introductions   Posted: Apr 21, 2019 09:28   Subject: Contact with Istvan & Mary J. Toth - Alaskan Garnet Mines
I'm looking for an e-mail address of Mr. Istvan & Mary J. Toth, previous owners of the Alaskan Garnet Mines. He sold the claims in 2008 and moved to Escondido in California. His old @ is unfortuna ...
  Topic: Stellerite from Mali
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: Minerals and Mineralogy   Posted: Mar 28, 2019 18:43   Subject: Re: Stellerite from Mali
Hello again - since a few weeks (or maybe a bit longer, I'm not too sure) one of the mineral dealers is providing that Info:

"A relatively new find from Mali, the spherical "flowerlike&qu ...
  Topic: Sainte Marie-aux-Mines Show 2018
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: News about shows   Posted: Aug 06, 2018 16:34   Subject: Re: Sainte Marie-aux-Mines Show 2018

Gold can be beaten into gold leaf less than 100 nm thick, revealing a bluish-green color when light is transmitted through it. Gold is yellow, but not blue-green.

- so please in the future let us ...
  Topic: Sainte Marie-aux-Mines Show 2018
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: News about shows   Posted: Aug 06, 2018 02:37   Subject: Re: Sainte Marie-aux-Mines Show 2018
... Of course the color of gold is green in transmitted light.
...

- I beg your pardon???
  Topic: Maximum number of minerals on a specimen
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: The Ten Thousand Club   Posted: May 01, 2018 14:24   Subject: Re: Maximum number of minerals on a specimen
https://www.feratshala.com/file/repository/atllasi_kristaleve_shqip.pdf
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  Topic: Maximum number of minerals on a specimen
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: The Ten Thousand Club   Posted: Apr 30, 2018 14:51   Subject: Re: Maximum number of minerals on a specimen
honestly I have no idea what to do with this information....
  Topic: Maximum number of minerals on a specimen
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: The Ten Thousand Club   Posted: Apr 30, 2018 08:09   Subject: Re: Maximum number of minerals on a specimen
This book is in 3 languages version, Albanian is an original and also English and German, pdf of the original, albanian version is available on-line - unfortunatelly I don't know how to publish links ...
  Topic: Agates in Sicily?
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: Rockhounding trips   Posted: Apr 26, 2018 12:54   Subject: Re: Agates in Sicily?
... the only minerals found in Sicily so far are sulphur, aragonite, celestine and some baryte..

- amount of limestones in Sicily suggest, that not to find Calcite specimens will be truly mastershi ...
  Topic: Rockhounding trip Juchem Quarry
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: Rockhounding trips   Posted: Apr 05, 2018 15:35   Subject: Re: Rockhounding trip Juchem Quarry
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  Topic: A mineralogical trip through Germany / Sachsen - Saxony
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: A mineralogical trip through Germany   Posted: Mar 29, 2018 11:51   Subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through Germany / Sachsen - Saxony
Andreas - a specimen from Franz Count von Matuschka collection, how nice for my eyes! ! He was born in Debno near Wolów (Schöneiche bei Wohlau), actually in the heart of Natura 2000 area (and 24km fro ...
  Topic: A mineralogical trip through Germany / Sachsen - Saxony
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: A mineralogical trip through Germany   Posted: Mar 28, 2018 09:13   Subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through Germany / Sachsen - Saxony
Well, many museums have these in their collections, ... Wroclaw ...
- I have never met anyone who has ever seen them. I know them only from books, here drawing by Lasaulx (in Traube 1888)
  Topic: A mineralogical trip through Germany / Sachsen - Saxony
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: A mineralogical trip through Germany   Posted: Mar 25, 2018 12:05   Subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through Germany / Sachsen - Saxony
A Saxonian region ... Upper Lusatia (Oberlausitz)... fluorites, ...from the Königshain granite quarries near Görlitz,
- Hi Andreas - do you know of any museum in Germany that still holds one of the ...
  Topic: National Museum of Scotland
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: Scottish Museums   Posted: Mar 21, 2018 16:29   Subject: Re: National Museum of Scotland
Previous year, I think at the Hayward’s Heath Mineral Show, I spoke with a very nice dealer and he told me an incredible story: one of the Scottish Museum (I'm not too sure but I think in Edinburgh) b ...
  Topic: Central Massif of Picos de Europa, Asturias
Gagat Minerals

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PostForum: Minerals and Mineralogy   Posted: Mar 19, 2018 09:22   Subject: Re: Central Massif of Picos de Europa, Asturias
Just view the KMZ file in the region that interests you.. - there is nothing from Central Massif, even Andara mentioned by Jordi is missing.
Only Alava-area with two other mines north from Fuente De, ...
 
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