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  Topic: MIneralogical Record delivery outside USA
Jean Sendero

Replies: 23
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PostForum: Mineralogical Literature   Posted: Mar 06, 2023 15:49   Subject: Re: MIneralogical Record delivery outside USA
Received my copy this morning March 06 in Hudson, Quebec, Canada in good condition despite the wrapping plastic being torn in a few places.
  Topic: The historic Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines Show
Jean Sendero

Replies: 50
Views: 87968

PostForum: Mineral Shows   Posted: Jul 27, 2022 07:20   Subject: Re: The historic Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines Show
This is an old topic, it takes us 10 years back, but reading it and seeing how divided the community was in regard to rustic SMAM vs modern Colmar, etc...I was wondering if this topic came up again.
...
  Topic: Tucson Shows 2022
Jean Sendero

Replies: 95
Views: 88020

PostForum: News about Shows   Posted: Feb 14, 2022 15:19   Subject: Re: Tucson Shows 2022
Excellent summary on the shows Bob, Thank you.

I will comment on one of your thoughts regarding the future trend and people/customers/collectors attending these shows.

Because of the pandemic it ...
  Topic: Tucson 2022. We missed you.
Jean Sendero

Replies: 35
Views: 32766

PostForum: Mineral Shows by Gail Spann   Posted: Feb 05, 2022 09:50   Subject: Re: Tucson 2022. We missed you.
What a beautiful Pyromorphite from the San Francisco mine! I don't recall ever seeing one like this. Nice piece and thanks for sharing.
  Topic: Charcas - Pink Mineral
Jean Sendero

Replies: 11
Views: 13476

PostForum: What is it? - Where is it from?   Posted: Dec 22, 2020 11:50   Subject: Re: Charcas - Pink Mineral
Hello,
I am a little late joining this discussion but Peter left a question unanswered.

First, I will simply mention that the material was analyzed in 2011 by Virgil Lueth at New Mexico Tech. and ...
  Topic: Tucson Gem and Mineral Show (r) 2021
Jean Sendero

Replies: 8
Views: 11405

PostForum: News about Shows   Posted: Oct 27, 2020 08:56   Subject: Re: Tucson Gem and Mineral Show (r) 2021
Peter, Les, Richard and Patricia,

I would like to commend you for showing such leadership in making this difficult decision. It is a huge decision but the times call for huge decisions. We all need ...
  Topic: Possible Fake: Blue Hemimorphite from Ojuela
Jean Sendero

Replies: 41
Views: 63088

PostForum: Incorrect classification and fakes   Posted: Sep 21, 2020 16:07   Subject: Re: Possible Fake: Blue Hemimorphite from Ojuela
Well,

That is it. Fake all the way.

How sad to see this. Although, I hope that someone can figure out how it was done without impacting matrix or calcite for that matter. The folks in Mapimi are ...
  Topic: Possible Fake: Blue Hemimorphite from Ojuela
Jean Sendero

Replies: 41
Views: 63088

PostForum: Incorrect classification and fakes   Posted: Sep 16, 2020 08:46   Subject: Re: Possible Fake: Blue Hemimorphite from Ojuela
This fantastic new find is still delivering uncertainties when it comes to "is it real" or "is it fake"?

I received this week, the specimen shown below of the blue hemimorphite ...
  Topic: Possible Fake: Blue Hemimorphite from Ojuela
Jean Sendero

Replies: 41
Views: 63088

PostForum: Incorrect classification and fakes   Posted: Sep 01, 2020 14:23   Subject: Re: Possible Fake: Blue Hemimorphite from Ojuela
On Instagram? Would that work?
Let me know and Jean Sendero will post it.
  Topic: Possible Fake: Blue Hemimorphite from Ojuela
Jean Sendero

Replies: 41
Views: 63088

PostForum: Incorrect classification and fakes   Posted: Sep 01, 2020 09:15   Subject: Re: Possible Fake: Blue Hemimorphite from Ojuela
Thank you Peter for the clarifications.
Cheers
  Topic: Calcite Mexico
Jean Sendero

Replies: 4
Views: 4332

PostForum: What is it? - Where is it from?   Posted: May 13, 2020 18:51   Subject: Re: Calcite Mexico
It suspiciously looks like a calcite from level 16 of the Potosi Mine in the West Camp of Santa Eulalia in Chihuahua.

Cheers
  Topic: Tucson Show 2019
Jean Sendero

Replies: 128
Views: 237228

PostForum: News about Shows   Posted: Feb 01, 2019 14:34   Subject: Re: Tucson Show 2019
Is there a catalogue or inventory available for the Rock Currier Collection?

Not yet in Tucson but soon!

Cheers
  Topic: Tucson Show 2017
Jean Sendero

Replies: 120
Views: 236893

PostForum: News about Shows   Posted: Aug 22, 2018 04:50   Subject: Re: Tucson Show 2017
Regarding the Mn Calcite on Kutnohorite from Palmarejo, was this in a dealers booth for sale or in a collectors showcase?

Daniel, the answer is neither. It's one of my specimens in my collection. I ...
  Topic: Tucson Show 2018
Jean Sendero

Replies: 158
Views: 261724

PostForum: News about Shows   Posted: Feb 06, 2018 17:19   Subject: Re: Tucson Show 2018
Sorry Peter,

I thought one of the wulfenite, if I recall, had a european locality (i.e. the reason for my comment). I must have read it wrongly.

Cheers

Jean
  Topic: Tucson Show 2018
Jean Sendero

Replies: 158
Views: 261724

PostForum: News about Shows   Posted: Feb 04, 2018 19:09   Subject: Re: Tucson Show 2018
Mark and Lisa Kielbaso had a few very nice specimens. Of which I posted three.
  Topic: Tucson Show 2018
Jean Sendero

Replies: 158
Views: 261724

PostForum: News about Shows   Posted: Feb 04, 2018 18:54   Subject: Re: Tucson Show 2018
The specimens at Luis Burillo were not new find but were of quality. Nice assortment of species and localities.
  Topic: Tucson Show 2018
Jean Sendero

Replies: 158
Views: 261724

PostForum: News about Shows   Posted: Feb 04, 2018 18:49   Subject: Re: Tucson Show 2018
Now for Mexican Minerals,
The usual suspects were visited, Xtal (Dennis Beals), Burillo Minerals (Luis Burillo), Minerales Valenzuela, Olson Minerals, and Open Adit (Brother and sister, Mark and Lisa ...
  Topic: Tucson Show 2018
Jean Sendero

Replies: 158
Views: 261724

PostForum: News about Shows   Posted: Feb 04, 2018 18:39   Subject: Re: Tucson Show 2018
At the HTCC
  Topic: Tucson Show 2018
Jean Sendero

Replies: 158
Views: 261724

PostForum: News about Shows   Posted: Feb 04, 2018 18:07   Subject: Re: Tucson Show 2018
Super bowl sunday,
Seems to be a very quiet day with beautiful weather.
I will post a few pics from two visits at the HTCC, a quicky on wednesday to say hello and on Saturday to start the chase aft ...
  Topic: Tucson Show 2018
Jean Sendero

Replies: 158
Views: 261724

PostForum: News about Shows   Posted: Feb 03, 2018 20:13   Subject: Re: Tucson Show 2018
The miscellaneous Mexicans
 
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