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PostPosted: Sep 28, 2014 23:50    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

GneissWare wrote:
nice Chinese pieces.


Thank you very much, Bob.

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PostPosted: Oct 01, 2014 19:59    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Hyalite Opal


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 Mineral: Opal var hyalite
 Locality:
Zacatecas, Mexico
 Dimensions: 4.1 x 2.8 x 2.1 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  20501 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Opal-AN
 Locality:
Valeč, Doupov, Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia, Czech Republic
 Dimensions: 6.1 x 4.3 x 3.8 cm
 Description:
Hyalite opal with carbonate-rich Fluorapatite var Staffelite. ex. Brian Kosnar
 Viewed:  20520 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Opal-AN
 Locality:
Valeč, Doupov, Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia, Czech Republic
 Dimensions: 6.1 x 4.3 x 3.8 cm
 Description:
Hyalite opal with carbonate-rich Fluorapatite var Staffelite. ex. Brian Kosnar
 Viewed:  20479 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 03, 2014 14:47    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Collection


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 Mineral: Tourmaline, Quartz
 Locality:
Pyingyi Taung Mountain, Marle, Letpanhla Village, Pyin-Oo-Lwin District, Mandalay Division, Burma
 Dimensions: 4.2 x 3.5 cm
 Description:
Black Cap Tourmaline
 Viewed:  20404 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Fluorite, Calcite
 Locality:
Shangbao Mine, Leiyang, Hengyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
 Dimensions: 7.3 x 6.5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  20420 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Fluorite, Calcite
 Locality:
Shangbao Mine, Leiyang, Hengyang Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
 Dimensions: 7.3 x 6.5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  20410 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Fluorite, Calcite
 Locality:
Huanggang Mines, Hexigten Banner (Kèshíkèténg Qí), Ulanhad (Chifeng), Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China
 Dimensions: 6.0 x 3.5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  20463 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 05, 2014 15:09    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Collection


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 Mineral: Atacamite
 Locality:
Copiapó Province, Atacama Region, Chile
 Dimensions: 9.5 x 6.7 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  20311 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Atacamite
 Locality:
Copiapó Province, Atacama Region, Chile
 Dimensions: 9.5 x 6.7 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  20355 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Malachite
 Locality:
Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Congo DR (Zaire)
 Dimensions: 6 x 2.8 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  20329 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 06, 2014 21:15    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Himalaya Mine


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 Mineral: Elbaite (Tourmaline Group)
 Locality:
Himalaya Mine, Gem Hill, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California, USA
 Dimensions: 6.8 x 2.5 cm
 Description:
ex Jeff Swanger
 Viewed:  20301 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Elbaite (Tourmaline Group), Lepidolite, Albite (var. cleavelandite), Orthoclase
 Locality:
Himalaya Mine, Gem Hill, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California, USA
 Dimensions: 9.2 x 4.0 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  20300 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 09, 2014 14:18    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Ferberite


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 Mineral: Ferberite, Quartz
 Locality:
Pasto Bueno District, Pallasca Province, Ancash Department, Peru
 Dimensions: 6.5 x 4.1 x 3.6 cm
 Description:
sharp black crystal of ferberite
 Viewed:  20301 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Ferberite
 Locality:
Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
 Dimensions: 4.5 x 2.8 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  20151 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Ferberite
 Locality:
Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
 Dimensions: 4.5 x 2.8 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  20186 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 10, 2014 15:19    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Limonite


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 Mineral: Limonite pseudomorph after pyrite
 Locality:
Bowers Mine, Norwood, Stanly County, North Carolina, USA
 Dimensions: 3.8 x 3.8 x 3.8 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  20087 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Limonite pseudomorph after pyrite
 Locality:
Bowers Mine, Norwood, Stanly County, North Carolina, USA
 Dimensions: 4.8 x 3.0 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  20139 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 13, 2014 12:52    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Siderite


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 Mineral: Siderite
 Locality:
Gere Valley, Gere, Oberwald, Goms, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
 Dimensions: 3.7 x 3.4 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19972 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Siderite
 Locality:
Gere Valley, Gere, Oberwald, Goms, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
 Dimensions: 3.7 x 3.4 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19979 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Siderite
 Locality:
Gere Valley, Gere, Oberwald, Goms, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
 Dimensions: 3.7 x 3.4 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19978 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 21, 2014 17:44    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Collection


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 Mineral: Clinozoisite
 Locality:
Alchuri, Shigar Valley, Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
 Dimensions: 10.8 x 3.0 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19833 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Epidote
 Locality:
Knappenwand, Knappenwand area, Untersulzbach Valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
 Dimensions: 5.5 x 2.2 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19827 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Epidote
 Locality:
Knappenwand, Knappenwand area, Untersulzbach Valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
 Dimensions: 5.5 x 2.2 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19824 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 23, 2014 13:57    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Cerussite et al


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 Mineral: Cerussite
 Locality:
Montevecchio Mines, Arbus, Medio Campidano Province, Sardinia, Italy
 Dimensions: 9.2 x 7.9 x 5.4 cm
 Description:
ex Francesco S. Stoppani
 Viewed:  19716 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Hemimorphite, Cerussite
 Locality:
M'Fouati Mine, M'Fouati, M'Fouati District, Bouenza Department, Republic of the Congo
 Dimensions: 5 x 4.6 x 1.7 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19738 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Spherocobaltite
 Locality:
Kambove District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Congo DR (Zaire)
 Dimensions: 10.1 x 8.0 x 4.2 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19704 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 23, 2014 16:15    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Nice. Particularly like the Cerussite.
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PostPosted: Oct 23, 2014 16:42    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

GneissWare wrote:
Nice. Particularly like the Cerussite.


Thank you very much, Bob. I have been trying to take better pictures.

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PostPosted: Oct 24, 2014 01:47    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Hi Don, nice specimens. I particularly like the hemimorphite and cerussite IMG_4103.JPG
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PostPosted: Oct 24, 2014 09:34    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Don,

Yes, Bob is spot on regarding the cerussite - very nice.

Michael
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PostPosted: Oct 24, 2014 09:52    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Thank you very much Pierre and Michael.

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PostPosted: Oct 30, 2014 14:12    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Mexico


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 Mineral: Conichalcite, Calcite
 Locality:
Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Municipio Mapimí, Durango, Mexico
 Dimensions: 17 x 12 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19235 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Aragonite
 Locality:
Santa Eulalia District, Municipio Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico
 Dimensions: 11 x 7.4 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19207 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Aragonite
 Locality:
Santa Eulalia District, Municipio Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico
 Dimensions: 11 x 7.4 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19243 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 30, 2014 15:52    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Dear Don,

thank you for posting such a suite of your interesting and fine collection!
Hope to see you and your wife in Tucson. Nadia is coming in February
Best regards
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PostPosted: Oct 30, 2014 16:27    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Peter wrote:
Dear Don,

thank you for posting such a suite of your interesting and fine collection!
Hope to see you and your wife in Tucson. Nadia is coming in February
Best regards
Peter


Thank you for your comment, Peter. I enjoyed reading your view of the Munich Show this past weekend. Look forward to seeing you and Nadia in Tucson.

Sincerely yours,

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PostPosted: Oct 31, 2014 12:53    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Calcite


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 Mineral: Dolomite rhombohedrons covered with calcite and additional quartz
 Locality:
Trepča Complex, Trepča Valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovska Mitrovica District, Kosovo
 Dimensions: 7.0 x 6.0 x 6.0 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19107 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Calcite, Goethite, Hematite, Pyrite, Dolomite
 Locality:
Charcas, Municipio Charcas, San Luis Potosí, Mexico
 Dimensions: 10.2 x 5.5 x 4.7 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19087 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Calcite, Goethite, Hematite, Pyrite, Dolomite
 Locality:
Charcas, Municipio Charcas, San Luis Potosí, Mexico
 Dimensions: 10.2 x 5.5 x 4.7 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  19078 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Oct 31, 2014 15:31    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Hello Don!

Thank you for sharing your fine specimens. The specimen from Trepça, Kosovo shows - in my opinion - Dolomite rhombohedrons covered with Calcite and additional Quartz.

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