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PostPosted: Nov 12, 2015 23:41    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

yet more


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 Mineral: Chrysoberyl
 Locality:
Itaguaçu, Espirito Santo, Brazil
 Description:
 Viewed:  14534 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Tourmaline
 Locality:
Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan
 Description:
 Viewed:  14534 Time(s)

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044-Morganite_10330_R.jpg
 Mineral: Beryl (variety Morganite)
 Locality:
Urucum Mine, Galiléia, Vale do Rio Doce, Minas Gerais, Brazil
 Description:
 Viewed:  14538 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Anglesite
 Locality:
Touissit, Touissit District, Jerada Province, Oriental Region, Morocco
 Description:
 Viewed:  14511 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 13, 2015 06:44    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

How large is the chrysoberyl?
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PostPosted: Nov 13, 2015 07:42    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

There is a label over the Chrysoberyl. So I think about 10 cm. I remember I was really impressed during my visit in Munich! By the way I love this thread - brings back best memories........
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PostPosted: Nov 13, 2015 11:33    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

Hi John,
It’s a Preggi’s specimen. The labels are 75 mm, I think.
This would give a size of the chrysoberyl close to 15 cm wide.
What do you think Gerhard ?
I have seen greatest specimens in Munich Show (1989) provided from Brazil by Roger Titeux. The biggest was broken into 2 pieces (about 27 cm). It lies in a Paris museum. The second measured 22 cm. It was shaped like a triangle with its single twin. It should also be kept in France.
Roger.
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PostPosted: Nov 13, 2015 11:47    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

15 cm could be. I only remember it is one of the largest and best i have ever seen!
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PostPosted: Nov 14, 2015 04:40    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

more spécimens.


046-Tourmaline_10335_R.jpg
 Mineral: Tourmaline
 Locality:
Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
 Description:
big specimen
 Viewed:  14076 Time(s)

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047-Silver_10339_R.jpg
 Mineral: Silver
 Locality:
Himmelsfürst Mine, Brand-Erbisdorf, Freiberg District, Erzgebirgskreis, Saxony/Sachsen, Germany
 Description:
 Viewed:  14076 Time(s)

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048-Variscite_10341_R.jpg
 Mineral: Variscite
 Locality:
Little Green Monster Variscite Mine, Clay Canyon, Oquirrh Mountains, Fairfield, Utah County, Utah, USA
 Description:
with millisite and crandallite
 Viewed:  14075 Time(s)

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049-Chalcopyrite_10342_R.jpg
 Mineral: Chalcopyrite
 Locality:
Georg Mine, Willroth, Flammersfeld, Altenkirchen (Westerwald), Siegerland, Rhineland-Palatinate/Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
 Description:
with galena
 Viewed:  14072 Time(s)

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050-Orthoclase_10343_R.jpg
 Mineral: Orthoclase
 Description:
Baveno twin
with Quartz
 Viewed:  14093 Time(s)

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051-Kunzite_10344_R.jpg
 Mineral: Spodumene v. kunzite
 Description:
 Viewed:  14097 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 15, 2015 05:24    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

Good stuff ... I love that chalcopyrite from Georg Mine!
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PostPosted: Nov 15, 2015 07:45    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

Yes Tobi good stuff. But we see that many of that 'good stuff' is recycled and is used in several show reports before. What is wrong with these specimens or are they simply to much overpriced?

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PostPosted: Nov 15, 2015 12:30    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

Yes Peter. But there is one advantage: you can visit the show on the last day. I myself often photographed the same specimens in Munich and Ste Marie.
These minerals need to be watched several times.
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PostPosted: Nov 15, 2015 12:58    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

Yep.
These are not good enough for the "Nouveau Riche Elite" , but look (and are!) extremely overpriced to us average to advanced collectors. So they will stay on the shelves for a long, long, long time...
There is absolutely NO shortage of even very good specimens!
Speculation of a few keeps the prices high, but others may have a different opinion...
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PostPosted: Nov 15, 2015 22:27    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

Some other specimens.


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 Mineral: Titanite
 Locality:
Amertaler Öd, Amerbach Valley, Felben Valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
 Description:
 Viewed:  13598 Time(s)

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053-Almandine_10356_R.jpg
 Mineral: Garnet v. almandine
 Locality:
Bresimo Valley, Trento Province, Trentino-Alto Adige (Trentino-Südtirol), Italy
 Description:
 Viewed:  13623 Time(s)

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054-Muscovite_10357_R.jpg
 Mineral: Muscovite
 Locality:
Malga Garbella di sotto, Ceresè, Rabbi Valley, Sole Valley, Trento Province, Trentino-Alto Adige (Trentino-Südtirol), Italy
 Description:
 Viewed:  13621 Time(s)

054-Muscovite_10357_R.jpg



055-Dolomieu_Book_10363_R.jpg
 Mineral: Deodat Dolomieu
 Description:
old book.
Dolomite is named after him.
 Viewed:  13637 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 15, 2015 22:38    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

and


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 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Le Burc Mine, Alban-Le Fraysse area, Tarn, Occitanie, France
 Description:
 Viewed:  13604 Time(s)

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057-Fluorite_10383_R.jpg
 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Yaogangxian Mine, Yizhang, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
 Description:
 Viewed:  13617 Time(s)

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058-Fluorite_10384_R.jpg
 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Okorusu Mine, Otjiwarongo District, Otjozondjupa Region, Namibia
 Description:
 Viewed:  13621 Time(s)

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059-Quartz_10380_R.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz
 Locality:
Pederneira Claim, São José da Safira, Governador Valadares, Vale do Rio Doce, Minas Gerais, Brazil
 Description:
probably with a Russian tourmaline
 Viewed:  13631 Time(s)

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060-Quartz_Amethyst_10388_R.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety amethyst)
 Locality:
Brandberg area, Erongo Region, Namibia
 Description:
 Viewed:  13614 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 16, 2015 16:55    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

Crystals


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 Mineral: Lazurite
 Locality:
Ladjuar Medam, Sar-e Sang, Koksha Valley, Khash & Kuran Wa Munjan Districts, Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan
 Description:
 Viewed:  13377 Time(s)

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062-Fluorite_10396_R.jpg
 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Erongo Mountain, Usakos, Erongo Region, Namibia
 Description:
 Viewed:  13411 Time(s)

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063-Fluorite_10398_R.jpg
 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Rogerley Mine, Frosterley, Weardale, North Pennines Orefield, County Durham, England, United Kingdom
 Description:
Bluebirds Pocket
and galena
 Viewed:  13413 Time(s)

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064-Micromounts_10346_R.jpg
 Mineral: Micromounts
 Description:
 Viewed:  13426 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 16, 2015 17:08    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

Also Munich Show.
German perfection is sometimes fail ...



065-Also_Munich_Show_10379_R.jpg
 Mineral: Dishes
 Description:
 Viewed:  13394 Time(s)

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 Mineral: cuboctahedra
 Description:
Bunch of grapes.
Prost !!!
 Viewed:  13409 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 17, 2015 01:26    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

Some minerals


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 Mineral: Silver
 Description:
Locality unknown
 Viewed:  13279 Time(s)

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068-Tourmaline_10406_R.jpg
 Mineral: Tourmaline
 Locality:
Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan
 Description:
 Viewed:  13273 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 17, 2015 01:29    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

Hambergite (a beryllium borate).
A big label for a great and unusual mineral !



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 Mineral: Hambergite
 Locality:
Imalo, Andrembesoa, Betafo District, Vakinankaratra Region, Antananarivo Province, Madagascar
 Dimensions: 0.897 kg
 Description:
 Viewed:  13316 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 17, 2015 01:37    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

Thus ends my long report of Munich Show 2015, the 32nd I visited.
Thank you for your patience.
Roger.



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 Mineral: Miner statuette
 Description:
Auf Wiedersehen !
 Viewed:  13267 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 17, 2015 14:51    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

Roger,

Thank you for your excellent photographs and commentary. I enjoyed your report very much.

Don

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PostPosted: Nov 22, 2015 14:55    Post subject: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015 - Until next year!  

Barcelona 22/11/2015

I finish my participation in this thread of Munich 2015 but before I want to thank all those involved for their contributions and remember that the thread is still open to all who want to contribute with more images or comments.
As a farewell I upload these mixed pictures, most of them taken by Jordi Deusedes.

See you in Munich 2016!



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 Viewed:  12157 Time(s)

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 Viewed:  12139 Time(s)

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 Viewed:  12141 Time(s)

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 Viewed:  12136 Time(s)

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 Viewed:  12162 Time(s)

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 Viewed:  12146 Time(s)

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 Viewed:  12149 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Nov 27, 2015 08:51    Post subject: Re: Munich Show (Mineralientage) 2015  

In http://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/viewtopic.php?p=47639#47639 rweaver wrote:
Having grown up in San Diego and collected at the Little Three Mine, I would not place any money on the Topaz http://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/download.php?id=62382 being from there. The color and matrix are completely wrong for the location.

Hi,
Do you recognize the color of this Topaz from Little Three Mine, Ramona?
You say: “The color and matrix are completely wrong”.

The photos are always difficult to take, because if the specimens are all exceptional, showcases are not ideal. These black boxes are provided with an apical lighting. The white balance is not obvious.
There is no matrix on this specimen, but only a quartz crystal.
Roger.



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 Mineral: Topaz
 Locality:
Little Three Mine, Ramona, Ramona District, San Diego County, California, USA
 Description:
 Viewed:  11737 Time(s)

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