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The Mizunaka Collection
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PostPosted: Nov 10, 2020 02:42    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - Quartz  

Very clear quartz sitting on scheelite.


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 Mineral: Quartz, Scheelite
 Locality:
Pingwu Mine, Huya township, Mount Xuebaoding, Pingwu, Mianyang Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China
 Dimensions: 8.0 x 6.2 cm
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PostPosted: Nov 10, 2020 02:56    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - Quartz  

am mizunaka wrote:
Quartz, Scheelite
Pingwu Mine, Huya township, Mount Xuebaoding, Pingwu, Mianyang Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China
8.0 x 6.2 cm

Very clear quartz sitting on scheelite.
Very NICE quartz sitting on scheelite ;-) A beautiful specimen from that interesting locality. And an excellent photo as usual (I know how hard it can be to take photos of clear quartz crystals ...)!
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PostPosted: Nov 10, 2020 14:47    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - Quartz  

Tobi wrote:
am mizunaka wrote:
Quartz, Scheelite
Pingwu Mine, Huya township, Mount Xuebaoding, Pingwu, Mianyang Prefecture, Sichuan Province, China
8.0 x 6.2 cm

Very clear quartz sitting on scheelite.
Very NICE quartz sitting on scheelite ;-) A beautiful specimen from that interesting locality. And an excellent photo as usual (I know how hard it can be to take photos of clear quartz crystals ...)!


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PostPosted: Nov 12, 2020 01:26    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - Quartz  




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 Mineral: Quartz (variety smoky quartz), Quartz (variety amethyst)
 Locality:
Reel Mine, Iron Station, Lincoln County, North Carolina, USA
 Dimensions: 18.5 x 11.7 x 4.0 cm
 Description:
Another flat "pancake" like cluster of quartz.
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PostPosted: Nov 18, 2020 01:14    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - Quartz  

Quartz on albite. The quartz may have tiny inclusions of epidote.


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 Mineral: Quartz (variety smoky quartz), Albite
 Locality:
Königskopf Quarry, Oderbrück, Braunlage, Goslar District, Harz, Lower Saxony/Niedersachsen, Germany
 Dimensions: 7.1 x 3.5 cm
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PostPosted: Nov 19, 2020 10:31    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - Quartz  

am mizunaka wrote:
Quartz (variety smoky quartz), Albite
Locality: Königskopf Quarry, Oderbrück, Braunlage, Goslar District, Lower Saxony, Germany
Dimensions: 7.1 x 3.5 cm
I think that's the first time to see a mineral specimen from that rather uncommon Harz locality, funny to see it in the collection from someone from the U.S.
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PostPosted: Nov 19, 2020 17:01    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - Quartz  

Tobi wrote:
am mizunaka wrote:
Quartz (variety smoky quartz), Albite
Locality: Königskopf Quarry, Oderbrück, Braunlage, Goslar District, Lower Saxony, Germany
Dimensions: 7.1 x 3.5 cm
I think that's the first time to see a mineral specimen from that rather uncommon Harz locality, funny to see it in the collection from someone from the U.S.


It came out the Kay Robertson collection.
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PostPosted: Nov 28, 2020 02:53    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - Scorodite  




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 Mineral: Scorodite
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Kiura Mine, Saiki City, Oita Prefecture, Kyushu Region, Japan
 Dimensions: 4.7 x 3.7 cm
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PostPosted: Nov 29, 2020 10:25    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

very nice wonderful
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PostPosted: Nov 29, 2020 16:14    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

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PostPosted: Nov 30, 2020 02:06    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - Quartz  

Quartz.


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Reel Mine, Iron Station, Lincoln County, North Carolina, USA
 Dimensions: 12.5 x 9.8 x 3.4 cm
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Flat plate of quartz, quartz with tinges of amethyst color and smoky quartz.
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PostPosted: Dec 03, 2020 01:41    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - Quartz  




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 Mineral: Quartz (variety smoky quartz), Fluorite
 Locality:
Kara-Oba, Betpak-Dala (Bet-Pak-Dala) Desert, Karaganda Region, Kazakhstan
 Dimensions: 6.7 x 4.3 cm
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 Viewed:  1528 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Dec 03, 2020 02:33    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Very aesthetic and a beautiful photo!
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PostPosted: Dec 03, 2020 05:02    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

I agree, nice one from a great locality!
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PostPosted: Dec 03, 2020 15:55    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Volkmar Stingl wrote:
Very aesthetic and a beautiful photo!


Tobi wrote:
I agree, nice one from a great locality!



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PostPosted: Dec 14, 2020 02:52    Post subject: The Mizunaka Collection - Quartz  




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 Mineral: Quartz (variety smoky quartz), Spessartine, Microcline
 Locality:
Audrey Lynn Mine, Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla District, Riverside County, California, USA
 Dimensions: 5.5 x 4.0 cm
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Pale smoky quartz on microcline with some spessartine garnets.
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PostPosted: Dec 14, 2020 14:16    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

I really love your wonderful collection.
Even more your obstinate search for the unusual, distinctive piece.
Thank you for showing this particular way of collecting.

Warm greetings from Tuscany.
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PostPosted: Dec 14, 2020 14:55    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Sante Celiberti wrote:
I really love your wonderful collection.
Even more your obstinate search for the unusual, distinctive piece.
Thank you for showing this particular way of collecting.

Warm greetings from Tuscany.
Sante


Thanks Sante! Happy Holidays!
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PostPosted: Dec 15, 2020 02:58    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - Quartz  

am mizunaka wrote:
Quartz (variety smoky quartz), Spessartine, Microcline
Audrey Lynn Mine, Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla District, Riverside County, California, USA
5.5 x 4.0 cm
Pale smoky quartz on microcline with some spessartine garnets.
What a beautiful specimen - gorgeous!
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PostPosted: Dec 15, 2020 03:18    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection - Quartz  

Tobi wrote:
am mizunaka wrote:
Quartz (variety smoky quartz), Spessartine, Microcline
Audrey Lynn Mine, Little Cahuilla Mountain, Cahuilla District, Riverside County, California, USA
5.5 x 4.0 cm
Pale smoky quartz on microcline with some spessartine garnets.
What a beautiful specimen - gorgeous!


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