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28 Jan-01:48:52 The mizunaka collection - beryl (Am Mizunaka)
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27 Jan-09:04:36 Re: collection of volkmar stingl (Volkmar Stingl)
27 Jan-03:23:15 The mizunaka collection - quartz (Am Mizunaka)
26 Jan-16:37:24 Re: collection of sante celiberti (Sante Celiberti)
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25 Jan-15:05:10 Re: hester diamond auction (James Catmur)
25 Jan-14:54:30 Re: hester diamond auction (Alfredo)
25 Jan-13:04:39 Re: chromium in jewels (Lluis)
25 Jan-12:57:09 Chromium in jewels (Tom Mazanec)
25 Jan-10:18:47 Re: hester diamond auction (John S. White)
25 Jan-09:56:07 Re: hester diamond auction (John Betts)
25 Jan-09:49:49 Re: hester diamond auction (John Betts)
25 Jan-08:34:28 Re: hester diamond auction (Carles Millan)
25 Jan-07:13:35 Re: hester diamond auction (James Catmur)
25 Jan-04:13:39 Re: the mizunaka collection - quartz (Am Mizunaka)
25 Jan-00:36:39 Hester diamond auction (Matt_zukowski)
24 Jan-21:30:06 Stream gravel quartz from howard county maryland (Jim Wilkinson)
24 Jan-20:13:14 Re: help identifying rock needed! thank you! (Baedirin)
24 Jan-19:53:59 Re: help identifying rock needed! thank you! (Pete Richards)
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24 Jan-14:04:52 Re: collection of sante celiberti (Sante Celiberti)
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  Topic: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona
rweaver

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PostForum: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA   Posted: Jan 18, 2021 15:05   Subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona
Note From Evan Jones -
I researched Ray Archambeau and he was a prospector who lived in Congress, AZ. He passed away quite awhile ago. Apparently he found the coppers (1990) with a metal detector w ...
  Topic: Rutile locality?
rweaver

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PostForum: Mines and Mineral Localities   Posted: Dec 17, 2020 20:25   Subject: Re: Rutile locality?
To John Betts: Yes, it's true.

To Alfredo: Yes, it's true. But I do think it's rutile. Right now I don't have access to the appropriate tools to check, sadly.

To Bob: Champion Mine? or elsewh ...
  Topic: Tucson Gem and Mineral Show (r) 2021
rweaver

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PostForum: News about shows   Posted: Oct 27, 2020 12:01   Subject: Re: Tucson Gem and Mineral Show (r) 2021
Having worked for many many years in an environment where the use of the word “NO” was expected and used and at all levels in the work force, I can understand why they made this choice. People and Pro ...
  Topic: The MIM Museum in Beirut, Lebanon
rweaver

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PostForum: MIM Museum (Beirut, Lebanon)   Posted: Aug 05, 2020 12:09   Subject: Re: The MIM Museum in Beirut, Lebanon
What happen from a somewhat different view.
The Next California Earthquake (facebook page)

This terrible explosion that happened yesterday in Beirut was initially picked up as a M3.3 earthquake, b ...
  Topic: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Idaho
rweaver

Replies: 7
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PostForum: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA   Posted: Aug 02, 2020 19:58   Subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Idaho
Former collection of Wayne Sorensen. Largest crystal is 4.0cm long.
  Topic: Pyrite?
rweaver

Replies: 11
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PostForum: What is it? - Where is it from?   Posted: Jun 27, 2020 09:29   Subject: Re: Pyrite?
You said you broke some in order to TAKE them, instead of taking memories only with a photo in place, you had to HAVE something for yourself denying others of enjoying them as nature intended. Excuses ...
  Topic: Can somebody recommend a sweet book on Crystallography?
rweaver

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PostForum: Mineralogical Literature   Posted: May 20, 2020 17:33   Subject: Re: Can somebody recommend a sweet book on Crystallography?
If you can find them Dana's Textbook of Mineralogy or Systems of Mineralogy, John Sinkankas's Mineralogy for Amateurs and Frederick H Pough's A Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals would give you what yo ...
  Topic: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona
rweaver

Replies: 76
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PostForum: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA   Posted: May 17, 2020 19:26   Subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona
Thank you Tobi. Arizona has actually produced some very good Vanadinite's over the years. They are just getting harder to find.
  Topic: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona
rweaver

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PostForum: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA   Posted: May 16, 2020 11:27   Subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona
Former collections of Burton Jirgl and Mark Candee with an old Arizona Minerals label
  Topic: Stay at home - Coronavirus / Covid-19
rweaver

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PostForum: National Library of Spain / Biblioteca Nacional de España (BNE) and FMF   Posted: Apr 23, 2020 19:59   Subject: Re: Stay at home - Coronavirus / Covid-19 - Symmetry and Color
The symmetry and the color...

Jordi - now THAT is a really nice fluorite - just love the crystal form also - all around excellent.

Well, I'm still here in Tucson waiting for some restrictions to ...
  Topic: Favourite Azurites?
rweaver

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PostForum: Favourite Minerals   Posted: Apr 23, 2020 10:52   Subject: Re: Favourite Azurites?
A few more from my collection.
  Topic: Favourite Azurites?
rweaver

Replies: 44
Views: 13357

PostForum: Favourite Minerals   Posted: Apr 19, 2020 14:15   Subject: Re: Favourite Azurites?
Just a couple from my Arizona collection
  Topic: Braking Bad.
rweaver

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PostForum: What is it? - Where is it from?   Posted: Apr 13, 2020 13:40   Subject: Re: Braking Bad.
One in my collection. This was at one time in Franks collection.
  Topic: Braking Bad.
rweaver

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PostForum: What is it? - Where is it from?   Posted: Apr 13, 2020 13:27   Subject: Re: Braking Bad.
Check out the trips through the US pages and also do a search for "Frank Imbriacco". That should lead you to your pictures. And also do a search on MINDAT using Franks name.
  Topic: Stay at home - Coronavirus / Covid-19
rweaver

Replies: 345
Views: 83369

PostForum: National Library of Spain / Biblioteca Nacional de España (BNE) and FMF   Posted: Apr 07, 2020 10:24   Subject: Re: Stay at home - Coronavirus / Covid-19
More National Parks
Both places are really pretty with snow on the ground. But watch out for Ice in the canyons.
  Topic: Stay at home - Coronavirus / Covid-19
rweaver

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PostForum: National Library of Spain / Biblioteca Nacional de España (BNE) and FMF   Posted: Apr 03, 2020 17:19   Subject: Re: Stay at home - Coronavirus / Covid-19
This is one of the main ski resorts in California. Lots of snow and no people.
  Topic: Aragonite "drill bit" twin
rweaver

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PostForum: Minerals and Mineralogy   Posted: Mar 27, 2020 13:48   Subject: Re: aragonite "drill bit" twin
One thing to keep in mind with the Kay Robertson collection is the fact she was collecting long before most of us were born.This would have led her to be able to collect from locations no longer aroun ...
  Topic: Tourmaline Location Unknown
rweaver

Replies: 7
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PostForum: What is it? - Where is it from?   Posted: Mar 22, 2020 17:05   Subject: Re: Tourmaline Location Unknown
I think you can safely take the mines from San Diego County off your list. I have never seen one that color and I grew up in and collect San Diego County Minerals.
  Topic: The Mizunaka Collection
rweaver

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PostForum: Collection photos and Collector's page   Posted: Mar 09, 2020 19:17   Subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection
Always fun to see the odd ball minerals from Eastern Kern, Inyo and Mono counties. Now if we only had the GPS on the location.
  Topic: In what direction do I cut my Agate?
rweaver

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PostForum: FOR BEGINNERS: What is it? Where is it from?   Posted: Mar 04, 2020 14:37   Subject: Re: In what direction do I cut my Agate?
Does that mean cutting at a different angle if first cut points me to that direction? :-)
Some contractors I've known followed the "Why do it right, if you can do it twice." rule. You could ...
 
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