We use cookies to show content based on your preferences. If you continue to browse you accept their use and installation. More information. >

FMF - Friends of Minerals Forum, discussion and message board
The place to share your mineralogical experiences

FMF English Forum is moderated by John S. White and Peter Megaw
 

Spanish message board






Newest topics and users posts
21 Aug-10:50:45 Re: mineral identification (Ricknsarah)
21 Aug-10:49:53 Mineral identification (Ricknsarah)
21 Aug-10:39:43 Re: sainte-marie-aux-mines - but not during showtime (Jordi Fabre)
21 Aug-10:27:08 Re: sainte-marie-aux-mines - but not during showtime (Philippe Durand)
21 Aug-09:45:27 Re: tucson show 2017 (Bob Harman)
21 Aug-09:32:17 Re: tucson show 2017 (Jordi Fabre)
21 Aug-09:09:25 Re: tucson show 2017 (Bob Harman)
21 Aug-05:41:28 Sainte-marie-aux-mines - but not during showtime (Andyh)
21 Aug-05:33:03 Re: tucson show 2017 (Daniel Peters)
21 Aug-00:27:05 Re: "deep sea manganese nodule".... (Mathias)
21 Aug-00:21:28 Re: ferberite, pyrite, siderite, and..... ? (Mathias)
20 Aug-15:02:19 Re: franjungle collection (Franjungle)
20 Aug-04:40:01 Re: micro photos of inclusions in quartz (Zbhjzm)
20 Aug-04:17:26 Re: crystal cavity + green vein poss. Chlorite? (Kara)
20 Aug-03:22:15 Re: ferberite, pyrite, siderite, and..... ? (Jorge Santos Garcia)
20 Aug-03:18:56 Re: collection of heimo hellwig (Heimo Hellwig)
20 Aug-03:06:27 Re: crystal cavity + green vein poss. Chlorite? (Peter Lemkin)
19 Aug-23:04:59 Re: question about fluorite on quartz (Robert Seitz)
19 Aug-20:11:06 Re: ferberite, pyrite, siderite, and..... ? (Justin Hickok)
19 Aug-17:07:41 Re: collection of heimo hellwig (Franjungle)
19 Aug-16:31:42 Re: question about fluorite on quartz (Protium)
19 Aug-16:11:36 Re: collection of fiebre verde - coscuez (#708) (Fiebre Verde)
19 Aug-14:07:39 Re: crystal cavity + green vein poss. Chlorite? (Kara)
19 Aug-13:27:25 Re: crystal cavity + green vein poss. Chlorite? (Peter Megaw)
19 Aug-13:03:34 Re: crystal cavity + green vein poss. Chlorite? (Peter Lemkin)

For lists of newest topics and postings click here


RSS RSS

View unanswered posts

Why and how to register

Index Index
 FAQFAQ RegisterRegister  Log inLog in
 {Forgotten your password?}Forgotten your password?  

Like
44991


The time now is Aug 21, 2018 10:51

Search for a textSearch for a text   

A general guide for using the Forum with some rules and tips
The Mizunaka Collection
  Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3 ... 50, 51, 52 ... 57, 58, 59  Next
  Index -> Collection photos and Collector's page
Like
2848


View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Dec 27, 2017 14:34    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - gypsum  




Selenite.jpg
 Mineral: Gypsum
 Locality:
Naica, Municipio Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico
 Dimensions: 6.2 x 6.8 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3551 Time(s)

Selenite.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
3
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 03, 2018 17:40    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - fluorite  




FluoriteLB.jpg
 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Le Burc Mine, Alban-Le Fraysse area, Tarn, Occitanie, France
 Dimensions: 9.6 x 7.4 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3434 Time(s)

FluoriteLB.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
6
   

Jordi Fabre
Overall coordinator of the Forum



Joined: 07 Aug 2006
Posts: 4121
Location: Barcelona


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 03, 2018 17:57    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Hi Am,

It looks to me as from Valzergues. Are you sure is from Le Burc?

Best Regards

Jordi
Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 03, 2018 19:20    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Jordi Fabre wrote:
Hi Am,

It looks to me as from Valzergues. Are you sure is from Le Burc?

Best Regards

Jordi


I have to rely on the information I received from the dealer. It came out of a very large collection the dealer purchased. It is possible that it was incorrectly labeled.
Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
   

Philippe Durand




Joined: 10 May 2016
Posts: 368
Location: Sainte Adresse


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 04, 2018 03:20    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

I agree with Jordi, this yellow color is typical from Valzergues. Yellow cubic fluorite does not exist in Le Burg (and not Le Burc).

http://www.geoforum.fr/topic/5507-toute-la-fluorine-dans-le-tarn/?page=4
http://www.geoforum.fr/uploads/post-19935-0-10656600-1403793844.jpg
http://www.geoforum.fr/uploads/monthly_05_2008/xpost-2401-1209753862_thumb.jpg.pagespeed.ic.e39KsCXXQl.jpg


In the same area you also have Peyrebrune with yellow cubes.
http://www.geoforum.fr/uploads/monthly_08_2008/post-80-1218289826_thumb.jpg
(links normalized by FMF)
Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
   

Jordi Fabre
Overall coordinator of the Forum



Joined: 07 Aug 2006
Posts: 4121
Location: Barcelona


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 04, 2018 04:05    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Philippe Durand wrote:
I agree with Jordi, this yellow color is typical from Valzergues .
But yellow cube does exist in Le Burg ( and not Le Burc)...

Absolutely Philippe, but I said Valzergues by the thin violet line in the corners of the crystals which is typical from Valzergues as well as the extra faces in the corners of the crystals (visible at the bottom of the lower crystal)
Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 07, 2018 18:46    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  




QtzSc.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety chalcedony), Scolecite
 Locality:
Chandanapuri, Samgamner, Ahmadnagar District, Maharashtra, India
 Dimensions: 5.4 x 3.5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3232 Time(s)

QtzSc.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
9
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 10, 2018 20:29    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  




QtzTsumeb.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 7.6 x 8.4 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3129 Time(s)

QtzTsumeb.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
3
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 13, 2018 15:35    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - azurite  




AzuriteTu.jpg
 Mineral: Azurite
 Locality:
Touissit, Touissit District, Jerada Province, Oriental Region, Morocco
 Dimensions: 4.2 x 3.9 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3007 Time(s)

AzuriteTu.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
8
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 14, 2018 18:50    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  

Quartz with inclusions of hematite.


QtzHemChub.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz, Hematite
 Locality:
Chub Lake, Hailesboro, St. Lawrence County, New York, USA
 Dimensions: 8.8 x 7.3 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2923 Time(s)

QtzHemChub.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
5
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 16, 2018 14:04    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - azurite with dolomite  




AzurDolMal.jpg
 Mineral: Azurite, Dolomite, Malachite
 Locality:
Touissit, Touissit District, Jerada Province, Oriental Region, Morocco
 Dimensions: 5.0 x 3.2 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2837 Time(s)

AzurDolMal.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
8
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 18, 2018 04:27    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - apophyllite with prehnite  

Different view of an older image.


ApopPre.jpg
 Mineral: Fluorapophyllite-(K), Prehnite
 Locality:
Pune District (Poonah District), Maharashtra, India
 Dimensions: 5.1 x 2.4 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2767 Time(s)

ApopPre.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
8
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 23, 2018 18:32    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - beryl  




BerylSwot.jpg
 Mineral: Beryl (variety emerald)
 Locality:
Swat, Swat District (Sway Valley), Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Pakistan
 Dimensions: 3.0 x 2.5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2670 Time(s)

BerylSwot.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
8
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Feb 03, 2018 00:45    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - rhodochrosite  

Rhodochrosite after calcite.


JpnRhodoPseudo.jpg
 Mineral: Rhodochrosite
 Locality:
Oppu Mine, Nishimeya-mura, Naka-Tsugaru-gun, Aomori Prefecture, Tohoku Region, Honshu Island, Japan
 Dimensions: 14.7 x 11.5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2413 Time(s)

JpnRhodoPseudo.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
8
   

Tobi




Joined: 07 Apr 2009
Posts: 2668
Location: Good Old Germany


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Feb 03, 2018 08:42    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - rhodochrosite  

am mizunaka wrote:
Rhodochrosite after calcite.
Oppu Mine, Nishimeya-mura, Naka-Tsugaru-gun, Aomori Prefecture, Tohoku Region, Honshu Island, Japan
Dimensions: 14.7 x 11.5 cm
I like Oppu Mine rhodos, they are always something special. Never seen them as a pseudomorph, very interesting.
Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Feb 05, 2018 23:21    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - rhodochrosite  

Tobi wrote:
am mizunaka wrote:
Rhodochrosite after calcite.
Oppu Mine, Nishimeya-mura, Naka-Tsugaru-gun, Aomori Prefecture, Tohoku Region, Honshu Island, Japan
Dimensions: 14.7 x 11.5 cm
I like Oppu Mine rhodos, they are always something special. Never seen them as a pseudomorph, very interesting.


Here is another rhodochrosite after calcite specimen.



RhodoJpnPseudo.jpg
 Mineral: Rhodochrosite
 Locality:
Oppu Mine, Nishimeya-mura, Naka-Tsugaru-gun, Aomori Prefecture, Tohoku Region, Honshu Island, Japan
 Dimensions: 11.5 x 8.6 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2237 Time(s)

RhodoJpnPseudo.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
6
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Feb 13, 2018 01:23    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - Molybdenite  




MolyJpn1.jpg
 Mineral: Molybdenite
 Locality:
Hirase Mine, Shirakawamura, Gifu Prefecture, Chubu Region, Honshu Island, Japan
 Dimensions: 8.7 x 5.5 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2101 Time(s)

MolyJpn1.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
9
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Feb 14, 2018 13:15    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  




SmkQtzNM1.jpg
 Mineral: Quartz (variety smoky quartz)
 Locality:
Tiro Estrella Mine, El Capitan Mountains, Capitan District, Lincoln County, New Mexico, USA
 Dimensions: 8.0 x 5.9 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  1940 Time(s)

SmkQtzNM1.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
7
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Feb 15, 2018 22:54    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - fluorite  




FluoritePuySm.jpg
 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Puy-St-Gulmier, Saint-Ours, Riom, Puy-de-Dôme Department, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
 Dimensions: 11.5 x 8.8 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  1849 Time(s)

FluoritePuySm.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
7
   

am mizunaka




Joined: 09 Apr 2010
Posts: 1085
Location: California


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Feb 18, 2018 16:12    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - rhodochrosite  




RhodoBH.jpg
 Mineral: Rhodochrosite
 Locality:
Broken Hill, Yancowinna County, New South Wales, Australia
 Dimensions: 5.7 x 4.0 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  1762 Time(s)

RhodoBH.jpg


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
3
   
Display posts from previous:   
   Index -> Collection photos and Collector's page   All times are GMT - 5 Hours
Page 51 of 59
  Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3 ... 50, 51, 52 ... 57, 58, 59  Next  

 
Jump to:  
You cannot post new topics in this forum
You cannot reply to topics in this forum
You cannot edit your posts in this forum
You cannot delete your posts in this forum
You cannot vote in polls in this forum
You cannot attach files in this forum
You can download files in this forum


All pictures, text, design © Forum FMF 2006-2018


Powered by FMF