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PostPosted: Jul 08, 2018 17:45    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz with calcite  




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 Mineral: Quartz, Calcite
 Locality:
Remedios Mine, Taxco de Alarcón, Municipio Taxco, Guerrero, Mexico
 Dimensions: 10.3 x 9.0 cm
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PostPosted: Jul 10, 2018 16:56    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  




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 Mineral: Quartz (variety smoky quartz)
 Locality:
Cap-Chat, La Haute-Gaspésie RCM, Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada
 Dimensions: 8.6 x 5.2 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5330 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jul 14, 2018 17:32    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - rhodochrosite  




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 Mineral: Rhodochrosite
 Locality:
Grand Rapids, Mesabi Iron Range, Itasca County, Iron Range of Minnesota Region, Minnesota, USA
 Dimensions: 10.9 x 6.8 cm
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PostPosted: Jul 16, 2018 18:40    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  




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 Mineral: Quartz
 Locality:
Charcas, Municipio Charcas, San Luis Potosí, Mexico
 Dimensions: 12.7 x 5.0 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5120 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jul 18, 2018 16:00    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  




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 Mineral: Quartz, Mimetite
 Locality:
Gottesehre Mine, Urberg, Dachsberg (Südschwarzwald), Waldshut, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
 Dimensions: 5.7 x 5.0 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5029 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Quartz, Mimetite
 Locality:
Gottesehre Mine, Urberg, Dachsberg (Südschwarzwald), Waldshut, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
 Description:
Close up of specimen
 Viewed:  5048 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jul 20, 2018 14:12    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - orthoclase  




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 Mineral: Orthoclase
 Locality:
Pitwak Mine, Ladjuar Medam, Sar-e Sang, Koksha Valley, Khash & Kuran Wa Munjan Districts, Badakhshan Province, Afghanistan
 Dimensions: 4.1 x 3.7 cm
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 Viewed:  4945 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jul 22, 2018 17:07    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Hi AM.

I had never seen a blue Orthoclase.

Awesome specimen.
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PostPosted: Jul 23, 2018 02:15    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

franjungle wrote:
Hi AM.

I had never seen a blue Orthoclase.

Awesome specimen.


Thanks Franjungle. There was a discussion on Mindat about what caused the blue color. I don’t think they ever resolved the issue.
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PostPosted: Jul 24, 2018 16:51    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - rhodochrosite  

What appears to be a rhodochrosite cast with pyrite. Unidentified thin clear blade like crystals are also present.


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 Mineral: Rhodochrosite, Pyrite
 Locality:
Oppu Mine, Nishimeya-mura, Naka-Tsugaru-gun, Aomori Prefecture, Tohoku Region, Honshu Island, Japan
 Dimensions: 5.1 x 4.0 cm
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 Viewed:  4711 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Rhodochrosite, Pyrite
 Locality:
Oppu Mine, Nishimeya-mura, Naka-Tsugaru-gun, Aomori Prefecture, Tohoku Region, Honshu Island, Japan
 Dimensions: 5.1 x 4.0 cm
 Description:
Back of specimen.
 Viewed:  4715 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jul 30, 2018 14:33    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  

Apophyllite crystals coating quartz.


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 Mineral: Quartz, Fluorapophyllite-(K)
 Locality:
Second Sovetskii Mine, Dalnegorsk, Kavalerovo Mining District, Primorskiy Kray, Far-Eastern Region, Russia
 Dimensions: 8.5 x 9.5 cm
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PostPosted: Jul 31, 2018 10:14    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  

am mizunaka wrote:
Quartz, Mimetite
Gottesehre Mine, Urberg, Dachsberg (Südschwarzwald), Waldshut, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Dimensions: 5.7 x 5.0 cm
Nice classic from Black Forest, specimens from Gottesehre Mine are desired by German collectors

... And the Oppu Mine rhodo ... beautiful as usual ;-)
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PostPosted: Jul 31, 2018 17:17    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  

Tobi wrote:
am mizunaka wrote:
Quartz, Mimetite
Gottesehre Mine, Urberg, Dachsberg (Südschwarzwald), Waldshut, Freiburg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Dimensions: 5.7 x 5.0 cm
Nice classic from Black Forest, specimens from Gottesehre Mine are desired by German collectors

... And the Oppu Mine rhodo ... beautiful as usual ;-)


Thanks Tobi!
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PostPosted: Aug 02, 2018 18:47    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz with calcite  




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 Mineral: Quartz (variety amethyst), Calcite
 Locality:
Potosí Department, Bolivia
 Dimensions: 7.6 x 5.1 cm
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PostPosted: Aug 04, 2018 14:43    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - rhodochrosite  




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 Mineral: Rhodochrosite, Calcite
 Locality:
Black Rock Mine, Black Rock, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
 Dimensions: 7.3 x 4.4 cm
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 Viewed:  4168 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Aug 06, 2018 17:49    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  




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 Mineral: Quartz
 Locality:
Cap-Chat, La Haute-Gaspésie RCM, Gaspésie-Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Québec, Canada
 Dimensions: 10.2 x 6.9 cm
 Description:
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PostPosted: Aug 11, 2018 07:50    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - rhodochrosite  




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 Mineral: Rhodochrosite
 Locality:
Dshairem Mine, Kara-Oba, Betpak-Dala (Bet-Pak-Dala) Desert, Karaganda Region, Kazakhstan
 Dimensions: 4.9 x 2.2 cm
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 Viewed:  3957 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Aug 21, 2018 22:20    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - quartz  

A black stemmed quartz scepter with calcite.


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 Mineral: Quartz, Calcite
 Locality:
Treasure Mountain Diamond Mine, Little Falls, Herkimer County, New York, USA
 Dimensions: 8.0 x 8.3 cm
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PostPosted: Aug 25, 2018 16:38    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - fluorapatite  




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 Mineral: Fluorapatite, Siderite, Quartz
 Locality:
Minas da Panasqueira, Aldeia de São Francisco de Assis, Covilhã, Castelo Branco, Cova da Beira, Centro, Portugal
 Dimensions: 7.3 x 2.8 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3695 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Fluorapatite, Siderite, Quartz
 Locality:
Minas da Panasqueira, Aldeia de São Francisco de Assis, Covilhã, Castelo Branco, Cova da Beira, Centro, Portugal
 Dimensions: 7.3 x 2.8 cm
 Description:
Back of specimen.
 Viewed:  3667 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Aug 27, 2018 15:25    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - fluorite  




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 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Xianghualing Mine, Xianghualing Sn-polymetallic ore field, Linwu, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
 Dimensions: 8.3 x 6.0 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3544 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Sep 03, 2018 21:37    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - rhodochrosite  




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 Mineral: Rhodochrosite, Analcime, Natrolite
 Locality:
Mont Saint-Hilaire, La Vallée-du-Richelieu RCM, Montérégie, Québec, Canada
 Dimensions: 4.8 x 3.7 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3399 Time(s)

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