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PostPosted: Jan 06, 2016 01:13    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - gypsum  




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 Mineral: Gypsum (variety selenite)
 Locality:
Hanksville, Wayne County, Utah, USA
 Dimensions: 6.4 x 3.6 cm
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PostPosted: Jan 06, 2016 19:23    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - calcite on galena  




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 Mineral: Calcite, Galena
 Locality:
Dalnegorsk, Dalnegorsk Urban District, Primorsky Krai, Russia
 Dimensions: 9.6 x 7.7 cm
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PostPosted: Jan 07, 2016 01:50    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  




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 Mineral: Quartz (variety amethyst)
 Locality:
Piedra Parada (Las Vigas), Municipio Tatatila, Veracruz (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave), Mexico
 Dimensions: 7.4 x 5.0 cm
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 Viewed:  15733 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 07, 2016 10:30    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Mike,

I really like that gypsum specimen from Utah. I have two, but none of them come close the quality of yours!
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PostPosted: Jan 07, 2016 17:57    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Thanks Jamison. We got this one from Burminco (long gone LA area dealer).
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PostPosted: Jan 08, 2016 05:20    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - epidote  




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 Mineral: Epidote, Quartz
 Locality:
Julie Claim (Lola Claim), Hawthorne District, Mineral County, Nevada, USA
 Dimensions: 8.9 x 5.0 cm
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PostPosted: Jan 08, 2016 19:13    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - fluorite  




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 Mineral: Fluorite, Quartz
 Locality:
La Fluorita Dulcita Cu prospect, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 7.4 x 5.5 cm
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 Viewed:  15428 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 08, 2016 21:42    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Very nice Fluorite, Mike!
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PostPosted: Jan 09, 2016 14:00    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

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PostPosted: Jan 10, 2016 18:29    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - fluorite  




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 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Rocky Pass, Kuiu Island, Sitka Borough, Alaska, USA
 Dimensions: 5.7 x 3.8 cm
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PostPosted: Jan 12, 2016 04:56    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - grossular  




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 Mineral: Grossular, Diopside
 Locality:
Vesper Peak, Sultan Basin, Sultan District, Snohomish County, Washington, USA
 Dimensions: 6.1 x 4.5 cm
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PostPosted: Jan 13, 2016 11:43    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - grossular  

am mizunaka wrote:
Grossular, Diopside
Vesper Peak, Sultan Basin, Sultan District, Snohomish County, Washington, USA

Really nice ... they look like solid whiskey crystallized in cubic shape ;-)
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PostPosted: Jan 13, 2016 22:52    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

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Thanks Tobi. Definitely a "whiskey" you wouldn't want to drink ...
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PostPosted: Jan 14, 2016 04:44    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Tobi wrote:
am mizunaka wrote:
Grossular, Diopside
Vesper Peak, Sultan Basin, Sultan District, Snohomish County, Washington, USA

Really nice ... they look like solid whiskey crystallized in cubic shape ;-)

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.Thanks Tobi. Definitely a "whiskey" you wouldn't want to drink ...

For sure not, I don't like whiskey at all ... but that was the first association that came to my mind ;-)
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PostPosted: Jan 15, 2016 03:24    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - rhodochrosite  




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 Mineral: Rhodochrosite, Manganite
 Locality:
N'Chwaning II Mine, N'Chwaning mining area, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field (KMF), Northern Cape Province, South Africa
 Dimensions: 6.1 x 4.6 cm
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PostPosted: Jan 17, 2016 21:18    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - beryl  

Movable bubble visible in the termination of the beryl.


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 Mineral: Beryl (variety aquamarine), Quartz, Muscovite
 Locality:
Shah Nassir Peak, Nyet Bruk, Shigar District, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
 Dimensions: 7.3 x 6.2 cm
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 Viewed:  15186 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 18, 2016 03:29    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - beryl  

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Movable bubble visible in the termination of the beryl.

Awesome!!! ... Do you use it as level? ;-)
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PostPosted: Jan 18, 2016 22:29    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - beryl  

Tobi wrote:
am mizunaka wrote:
Movable bubble visible in the termination of the beryl.

Awesome!!! ... Do you use it as level? ;-)

Thanks Tobi.
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PostPosted: Jan 18, 2016 22:33    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - calcite  

Calcite with tiny inclusions of pyrite.


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 Mineral: Calcite, Pyrite
 Locality:
Dalen-Kjørholt Mine, Kjørholt, Brevik, Porsgrunn, Telemark, Østlandet, Norway
 Dimensions: 5.0 x 3.5 x 4.1 cm
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PostPosted: Jan 21, 2016 00:31    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  




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 Mineral: Quartz (variety amethyst)
 Locality:
Piedra Parada (Las Vigas), Municipio Tatatila, Veracruz (Veracruz de Ignacio de la Llave), Mexico
 Dimensions: 6.4 x 3.2 cm
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