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PostPosted: Feb 18, 2019 10:35    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Enrique Llorens wrote:
Amazing and great piece, Don.

Congratulations.


Thank you, Enrique, I appreciate your kind comment very much.

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PostPosted: Feb 18, 2019 21:20    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Rhodochrosite


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 Mineral: Rhodochrosite, Romanechite
 Locality:
Lone Tree Mine, Buffalo Mountain District, Humboldt County, Nevada, USA
 Dimensions: 48 mm x 38 mm x 8 mm
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 Viewed:  2357 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Feb 19, 2019 14:12    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Rhodonite


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 Mineral: Rhodonite
 Locality:
San Martín Mine, Chiurucu (Chiuruco), Huallanca District, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru
 Dimensions: 39 mm x 27 mm x 18 mm
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PostPosted: Feb 21, 2019 19:18    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Elbaite


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 Mineral: Elbaite (Tourmaline Group)
 Locality:
Paprok, Kamdesh District, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
 Dimensions: 180 mm x 90 mm x 78 mm
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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2019 02:10    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Another true museum piece, Don, I love that one!
Always a pleasure to see your collection :-)

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2019 12:20    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Tobi wrote:
Another true museum piece, Don, I love that one!
Always a pleasure to see your collection :-)

Tobi


Thank you, Tobi. I appreciate your comment very much. This is a picture of a specimen in my collection that I took for a presentation in Tucson in 2015. I think it exhibits good color and parallel crystal growth.

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2019 13:12    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Hi Don.

Wow... Awesome.

Nice presentation in Tucson.
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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2019 13:18    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Beryl


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 Mineral: Beryl (variety Heliodor)
 Locality:
Khoroshiv (Volodarsk-Volynskii), Zhytomyr Oblast, Ukraine
 Dimensions: 126 mm x 44 mm x 36 mm
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 Viewed:  2113 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Beryl (variety Heliodor)
 Locality:
Khoroshiv (Volodarsk-Volynskii), Zhytomyr Oblast, Ukraine
 Dimensions: 126 mm x 44 mm x 36 mm
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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2019 13:20    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

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Hi Don.

Wow... Awesome.

Nice presentation in Tucson.


Thank you, Firmo. I appreciate your nice comment.

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PostPosted: Feb 22, 2019 21:40    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Rhodochrosite


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 Mineral: Rhodochrosite
 Locality:
Oppu Mine, Nishimeya-mura, Naka-Tsugaru-gun, Aomori Prefecture, Tohoku Region, Honshu Island, Japan
 Dimensions: 210 mm x 130 mm
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PostPosted: Feb 23, 2019 02:32    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

And again some true museum pieces, Don, both the heliodor and the rhodochrosite are outstanding. There are not many collectors who own a 21 cm specimen of Oppu Mine Rhodo. Simply incredible.
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PostPosted: Feb 23, 2019 09:29    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Tobi wrote:
And again some true museum pieces, Don, both the heliodor and the rhodochrosite are outstanding. There are not many collectors who own a 21 cm specimen of Oppu Mine Rhodo. Simply incredible.


Tobi,

Thank you so much for your compliments. Pictures of both of these specimens from my collection were included in my presentation. I am very fortunate to have them.

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PostPosted: Feb 23, 2019 16:50    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Topaz


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 Mineral: Topaz, Quartz (variety smoky quartz), Albite (variety cleavelandite), Feldspar, Hematite
 Locality:
Shengus (Shingus), Haramosh Mountains, Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas), Pakistan
 Dimensions: 200 mm x 150 mm x 95 mm
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 Viewed:  1934 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Feb 24, 2019 22:26    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Native Element


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 Mineral: Gold
 Locality:
El Infierno Mine, Icabarú river placers, Santa Elena de Uairen, Gran Sabana, Bolívar State, Venezuela
 Dimensions: 20 mm x 15 mm x 8 mm
 Description:
Native wire gold
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PostPosted: Feb 28, 2019 17:22    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Native Element


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 Mineral: Gold
 Locality:
Oro Blanco Paru claim, Santa Elena de Uairén, Gran Sabana, Bolívar State, Venezuela
 Dimensions: 15.5 x 13.1 x 11 mm
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PostPosted: Mar 01, 2019 16:42    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Native Elements


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 Mineral: Gold, Palladium
 Locality:
Oro Blanco Paru claim, Santa Elena de Uairén, Gran Sabana, Bolívar State, Venezuela
 Dimensions: 14.5 mm x 11.4 mm x 9.7 mm
 Description:
Porpezite
 Viewed:  1644 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Gold, Palladium
 Locality:
Oro Blanco Paru claim, Santa Elena de Uairén, Gran Sabana, Bolívar State, Venezuela
 Dimensions: 14.5 mm x 11.4 mm x 9.7 mm
 Description:
Porpezite
 Viewed:  1649 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Mar 02, 2019 13:51    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Topaz


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 Mineral: Topaz
 Locality:
Pegmatite 609, Khoroshiv (Volodarsk-Volynskii), Zhytomyr Oblast, Ukraine
 Dimensions: 65 mm x 60 mm
 Description:
18 meter tall Gem Topaz Pocket, Pegmatite 609, 105 meter depth, Shaft 3, Wolodarst-Wolynskii, Zhytomyr Oblast, Ukraine
Bi-colored Gem Topaz
ex Peter Lyckberg
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PostPosted: Mar 03, 2019 17:19    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Fluorite


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 Mineral: Fluorite, Quartz (variety amethyst)
 Locality:
Mahodari, Nashik District (Nasik), Maharashtra, India
 Dimensions: 150 mm x 120 mm
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PostPosted: Mar 04, 2019 23:47    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

Spodumene


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 Mineral: Spodumene
 Locality:
Waygal District (Waigal District), Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
 Dimensions: 180 mm x 95 mm x 78 mm
 Description:
The White Dragon.Spodumene with three color zones: Green Hiddenite, lilac-purple Kunzite, yellowish Triphane.Zoomorphic matrix, Albite (variety cleavelandite) in the form of a fire-breathing dragon.
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PostPosted: Mar 05, 2019 05:39    Post subject: Re: Don Lum Collection  

And again a museum piece of superb quality AND size. The massive form, the perfect terminations, the different colour zones and the transparency make it an incredibly great crystal of spodumene, to me one of the best I've ever seen!
... And I think I have seen it before: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bfA-eQ2_lDA

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