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PostPosted: Mar 26, 2017 22:33    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

This is wulfenite specimen from Vulture Mine. I took the pictures in garage when looking at a large number of specimens. Some of the specimens had gold evident on surface. Unfortunately I could not capture that with my camera and conditions.


2313. Wulfenite, Vulture Mine, AZ.JPG
 Mineral: Wulfenite
 Locality:
Vulture Mine, Vulture Mountains, Vulture, Vulture District, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 180 mm x 75 mm x 145 mm
 Description:
Picture 1 of 2. Rainz Cullen near Wickenburg, AZ.
 Viewed:  7193 Time(s)

2313. Wulfenite, Vulture Mine, AZ.JPG



2313c. Wulfenite, Vulture Mine, AZ.JPG
 Mineral: Wulfenite
 Locality:
Vulture Mine, Vulture Mountains, Vulture, Vulture District, Maricopa County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 180 mm x 75 mm x 145 mm
 Description:
Picture 2 of 2. Rainz Cullen near Wickenburg, AZ.
 Viewed:  7197 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Mar 29, 2017 22:45    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Thought I'd contribute a few of my own that I think are interesting.

I apologize that I'm not positive on the ID of the green botryoids on the first, I believe they're Rosasite but cannot confirm.



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 Mineral: Rosasite, Quartz and Quartz (variety chalcedony)
 Locality:
Fat Jack Mine, Lane Mountain, Crown King, Pine Grove District, Bradshaw Mountains, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 6cm
 Description:
Vug is 6cm overall. Botryoidal Chalcedony over (separately) Rosasite and Goethite coated Quartz
 Viewed:  7097 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Quartz (variety amethyst)
 Locality:
Diamond Point, Tonto, Payson District (Green Valley District), Gila County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 5.5cm
 Description:
Quartz var. Amethyst with microscopic hairs of Rutile just under the surface.
 Viewed:  7089 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Goethite after Pyrite
 Locality:
Fat Jack Mine, Lane Mountain, Crown King, Pine Grove District, Bradshaw Mountains, Yavapai County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 7cm
 Description:
Goethite replacing Pyrite cubes. Common at the Fat Jack, but rarely this size.
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PostPosted: Jul 20, 2017 17:59    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Three Coppers from three different Arizona mines.


Copper on Calcite - Cole Mine_Bisbee_Warren District_Cochise County_Arizona_USA.jpg
 Mineral: Copper on Calcite
 Locality:
Cole Mine (Cole shaft), Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mountains, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: Copper size: 3.8 x 2.6 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6762 Time(s)

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Copper - Copper Queen Mine_Queen Hill_Bisbee_Warren District_Cochise County_Arizona_USA.jpg
 Mineral: Copper
 Locality:
Copper Queen Mine, Queen Hill, Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mountains, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 5.7 × 3.7 × 3 cm
 Description:
Former collection Silvane (Josep Amigó)
 Viewed:  6760 Time(s)

Copper - Copper Queen Mine_Queen Hill_Bisbee_Warren District_Cochise County_Arizona_USA.jpg



Copper - New Cornelia Mine_Ajo_Little Ajo Mountains_Ajo District_Pima County_Arizona_USA.jpg
 Mineral: Copper
 Locality:
New Cornelia Mine, Ajo, Little Ajo Mountains, Ajo District, Pima County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 6 × 5.3 × 3.1 cm
 Description:
Main crystal size: 1.1 × 1 cm
Former collection of Folch duplicates
Former collection Silvane (Josep Amigó)
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PostPosted: Nov 17, 2017 13:21    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Some new additions to my Arizona collection.


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 Mineral: Cerussite
 Locality:
Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine, St. Anthony deposit, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 5.7cm x 4.2cm
 Description:
Former collection of Otto A. Ray and collected in 1946.
 Viewed:  6376 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Rosasite
 Locality:
Silver Bill Mine, Costello Mine group, Gleeson, Turquoise District, Dragoon Mountains, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 7.0cm x 5.5cm
 Description:
Former collections of Evan Jones and Frank Imbriacco
 Viewed:  6379 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Apr 15, 2018 10:28    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Something colourful from 79 Mine:


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 Mineral: Aurichalcite
 Locality:
79 Mine, Chilito, Hayden area, Banner District, Dripping Spring Mountains, Gila County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: Specimen size 6 cm
 Description:
Collection Mineralogical Museum Marburg (my photo)
 Viewed:  5704 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Mar 28, 2019 18:37    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

New addition to my Arizona collection. This was collected by Wayne Thompson, and was in the collections of Irv Brown and Frank Imbriacco. The largest crystal is 2.5 cm.


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 Mineral: Malachite after Azurite
 Locality:
New Cornelia Mine, Ajo, Little Ajo Mountains, Ajo District, Pima County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 5.3cm x 4.5cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3512 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Dec 02, 2019 05:33    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

I'm so happy with my new eyecatcher from Arizona, this specimen deserves a place in this journey :-)


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 Mineral: Azurite, Malachite, Chrysocolla
 Locality:
Morenci Mine, Morenci, Copper Mountain District, Shannon Mountains, Greenlee County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: Specimen size 19 cm
 Description:
Azurite, Malachite, Chrysocolla, (Tenorite?)
 Viewed:  2526 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Azurite, Malachite, Chrysocolla
 Locality:
Morenci Mine, Morenci, Copper Mountain District, Shannon Mountains, Greenlee County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: FOV 10 cm
 Description:
Azurite, Malachite, Chrysocolla, (Tenorite?)
 Viewed:  2532 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 06, 2020 12:14    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Interesting location for Arizona. According to the label from Mark Hay this was collected in October 2009 from a one time pocket at the 3460 Bench in the now closed mine.


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 Mineral: Azurite
 Locality:
Carlota Mine, 3460 bench, Top of the World, Miami-Inspiration District (Globe-Miami District), Gila County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 7.0cm x 4.5cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2287 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Apr 08, 2020 07:56    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Peridot:


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 Mineral: Forsterite (variety peridot)
 Locality:
San Carlos, San Carlos Indian Reservation, Gila County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: each one ~ 1-2 cm
 Description:
Collection Mineralogical Museum Marburg (my photo)
 Viewed:  1615 Time(s)

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PostPosted: May 16, 2020 11:27    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Former collections of Burton Jirgl and Mark Candee with a old Arizona Minerals label


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 Mineral: Vanadinite
 Locality:
Old Yuma Mine, Saguaro National Monument, Amole District, Tucson Mountains, Pima County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 6.0cm x 5.0cm
 Description:
200 ft level
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PostPosted: May 17, 2020 12:25    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Outstanding quality for a vanadinite that's not from Morocco. Great specimen!
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PostPosted: May 17, 2020 14:53    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Wulfenite from the Defiance mine, Dragoon Mtns, Cochise Co, AZ


Wulfenit Defiance Mine, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA 74 mm IMG_7021 fc.jpg
 Mineral: Wulfenite
 Locality:
Defiance Mine, Costello Mine group, Gleeson, Turquoise District, Dragoon Mountains, Cochise County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 74 x 33 mm
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PostPosted: May 17, 2020 19:26    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Thank you Tobi. Arizona has actually produced some very good Vanadinite's over the years. They are just getting harder to find.
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PostPosted: May 20, 2020 07:45    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Native Silver (2.5 cm x 3.5 cm x 2 cm) from Silver King Mine (Silver King Mining Co. property; Fortune Mine; California Mine; White Horse Mine; Seventy-Four Mine; Last Chance Mine), Comstock Wash, Kings Crown Peak area, Pioneer Mining District, Pinal Mountains, Pinal Co., Arizona, USA


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 Mineral: Silver
 Locality:
Silver King Mine, Comstock Wash, Kings Crown Peak area, Pinal Mountains, Pioneer District, Pinal County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 2.5 x 3.5 x 2 cm
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PostPosted: May 20, 2020 07:51    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Dioptase with Cerussite (3 x 3.5 x 2 cm) from Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine, St. Anthony deposit, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona (Mammoth-St Anthony Mine; Mammoth Mine; St. Anthony Mine) (my own specimen & photo)


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 Mineral: Dioptase with Cerussite
 Locality:
Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine, St. Anthony deposit, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 3 x 3.5 x 2 cm
 Description:
 Viewed:  736 Time(s)

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PostPosted: May 20, 2020 07:58    Post subject: Re: A mineralogical trip through the states of USA - Arizona  

Vanadinite (2 x 3.2 x 2 cm) from North Geronimo Mine, Silver District, Trigo Mountains, La Paz County, Arizona (Pure Potential Claim) (own specimen & photo, formerly Bob Kerr collection)


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 Mineral: Vanadinite
 Locality:
Pure Potential Mine, Silver District, Trigo Mountains, La Paz County, Arizona, USA
 Dimensions: 2 x 3.2 x 2 cm
 Description:
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