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


Spanish message board






Newest topics and users posts
28 May-19:11:32 Re: the mizunaka collection - quartz (Silvia)
28 May-13:01:45 The mizunaka collection - quartz (Am Mizunaka)
28 May-00:01:38 Re: collection of volkmar stingl (Volkmar Stingl)
27 May-20:43:21 Uranium - silvia's collection (Silvia)
27 May-19:39:27 Re: shipping to australia (aka horesetralia) (Silvia)
26 May-18:34:05 Re: shipping to australia (aka horesetralia) (James Catmur)
26 May-17:38:21 Re: shipping to australia (aka horesetralia) (Jesse Fisher)
26 May-17:37:08 The mizunaka collection - fluorite (Am Mizunaka)
26 May-16:08:10 Re: shipping to australia (aka horesetralia) (Roy Starkey)
26 May-16:03:11 Shipping to australia (aka horesetralia) (Silvia)
26 May-09:29:39 Re: collection of volkmar stingl (Volkmar Stingl)
26 May-08:23:08 Re: the mim museum in beirut, lebanon (Mim Museum)
26 May-07:36:39 Re: es -semara chalcedony (Bob Morgan)
25 May-15:03:27 Re: red quartz (Alshawani)
25 May-14:08:06 Re: es -semara chalcedony (Amir Akhavan)
25 May-13:18:20 Re: es -semara chalcedony (Jordi Fabre)
25 May-13:14:26 Re: red quartz (James Catmur)
25 May-09:06:19 Re: collection of michael shaw - brochantite (Michael Shaw)
25 May-07:49:44 Re: the mim museum in beirut, lebanon (Bob Morgan)
25 May-07:12:18 Re: es -semara chalcedony (Amir Akhavan)
25 May-06:21:18 Re: red quartz (Mathias)
25 May-05:12:50 Re: the mim museum in beirut, lebanon (Tobi)
25 May-05:06:33 Re: red quartz (Tobi)
25 May-02:59:02 Red quartz (Mathias)
24 May-20:11:45 Es -semara chalcedony (Amir Akhavan)

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
93630


The time now is May 28, 2022 23:54

Search for a textSearch for a text   

A general guide for using the Forum with some rules and tips
The information provided within this Forum about localities is only given to allow reference to them. Any visit to any of the localities requires you to obtain full permission and relevant information prior to your visit. FMF is strictly against any illicit activities related to collecting minerals.
Collection of ras
  Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
  Index -> Collection photos and Collector's page
Like
363


View previous topic :: View next topic  
Author Message

Robert Seitz




Joined: 29 Dec 2015
Posts: 233
Location: Phoenix, AZ


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Apr 09, 2021 09:17    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

Tobi wrote:
Robert Seitz wrote:
Vanadinite
Mibladen (Mibladen mining district), Midelt, Midelt Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
210 mm X 115 mm X 75 mm
Really impressive vanadinite specimen, Robert!


Tobi

Thanks. An interesting aspect of this specimen, not seen in these pictures, is areas where the mineral growth likely initiated at matrix surface. The clean separation provides a perspective I don't often look for.

Bob
Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
   

Robert Seitz




Joined: 29 Dec 2015
Posts: 233
Location: Phoenix, AZ


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Apr 17, 2021 18:34    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

a time to post, some odds and ends


672. Siderite, Chalcopyrite, Pyrite, Turt, Oas, Satu Mare, Romania.jpg
 Mineral: Siderite, Chalcopyrite, Pyrite
 Locality:
Turt Mine, Turt, Negresti-Oas, Oas Mountains, Satu Mare, Romania
 Dimensions: 120 mm x 100 mm x 60 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3115 Time(s)

672. Siderite, Chalcopyrite, Pyrite, Turt, Oas, Satu Mare, Romania.jpg



225.JPG
 Mineral: Azurite, Malachite
 Locality:
M'Cissi, Alnif Commune, Tinghir Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
 Dimensions: 160 mm x 135 mm x 95 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3116 Time(s)

225.JPG



231 (2).JPG
 Mineral: Malachite
 Locality:
Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of the Congo (Zaire)
 Dimensions: 133 mm x 108 mm x 75 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3108 Time(s)

231 (2).JPG



238.JPG
 Mineral: Malachite
 Locality:
Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of the Congo (Zaire)
 Dimensions: 245 mm x 112 mm x 85 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3103 Time(s)

238.JPG



336.JPG
 Mineral: Vanadinite, Baryte
 Locality:
Mibladen (Mibladen mining district), Midelt, Midelt Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
 Dimensions: 233 mm x 240 mm x 140 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  3104 Time(s)

336.JPG


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
4
   

Michael Shaw
Site Admin



Joined: 30 Apr 2008
Posts: 1779
Location: Oklahoma


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Apr 17, 2021 19:09    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

Robert, you forgot to post the location of the azurite/malachite specimen.
Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
   

Robert Seitz




Joined: 29 Dec 2015
Posts: 233
Location: Phoenix, AZ


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Apr 17, 2021 19:17    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

Michael Shaw wrote:
Robert, you forgot to post the location of the azurite/malachite specimen.


Apparently clicked insufficiently, Morocco -- will you add?


M'Ssici, Alnif Cercle, Tinghir Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region, Morocco

Ta,
Bob
_______________________________________________

Done. Thanks!
Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
   

Robert Seitz




Joined: 29 Dec 2015
Posts: 233
Location: Phoenix, AZ


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Apr 22, 2021 15:29    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

Now for some postings from collection.


627. Tarbuttite, Kabwe Mine (Broken Hill), Kabwe (Broken Hill), Zambia.JPG
 Mineral: Tarbuttite
 Locality:
Kabwe Mine (Broken Hill Mine), Kabwe (Kabwe-Ka Mukuba), Kabwe District, Central Province, Zambia
 Dimensions: 110 mm X 58 mm X 53 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2969 Time(s)

627. Tarbuttite, Kabwe Mine (Broken Hill), Kabwe (Broken Hill), Zambia.JPG



587.JPG
 Mineral: Malachite, Libethenite
 Locality:
Kabwe Mine (Broken Hill Mine), Kabwe (Kabwe-Ka Mukuba), Kabwe District, Central Province, Zambia
 Dimensions: 103 mm X 75 mm X 55 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2979 Time(s)

587.JPG



597 (5).JPG
 Mineral: Baryte, Sphalerite, Fluorite
 Locality:
Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Smith County, Tennessee, USA
 Dimensions: 162 mm X 130 mm X 80 mm
 Description:
Picture 1 of 2. Great to see what the barite hides.
 Viewed:  2965 Time(s)

597 (5).JPG



597 (13).JPG
 Mineral: Baryte, Sphalerite, Fluorite
 Locality:
Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Smith County, Tennessee, USA
 Dimensions: 162 mm X 130 mm X 80 mm
 Description:
Picture 2 of 2.
 Viewed:  2967 Time(s)

597 (13).JPG


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
5
   

Robert Seitz




Joined: 29 Dec 2015
Posts: 233
Location: Phoenix, AZ


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: May 05, 2021 15:14    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

some more from collection


533.JPG
 Mineral: Hydrozincite
 Locality:
Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Municipio Mapimí, Durango, Mexico
 Dimensions: 110 mm X 110 mm X 95 mm
 Description:
Picture 1 of 2.
 Viewed:  2821 Time(s)

533.JPG



533 (3).JPG
 Mineral: Hydrozincite
 Locality:
Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Municipio Mapimí, Durango, Mexico
 Dimensions: 110 mm X 110 mm X 95 mm
 Description:
Picture 2 of 2.
 Viewed:  2823 Time(s)

533 (3).JPG



652c. Rhodochrosite, Pyrite, Chalcopyrite, Tetrahedrite, Quartz, Pachapaqui District, Bolognesi Prov., Ancash.JPG
 Mineral: Rhodochrosite, Pyrite, Chalcopyrite, Tetrahedrite, Quartz
 Locality:
Pachapaqui mining district, Pachapaqui, Aquia District, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru
 Dimensions: 185 mm X 97 mm X 75 mm
 Description:
Picture 1 of 2.
 Viewed:  2829 Time(s)

652c. Rhodochrosite, Pyrite, Chalcopyrite, Tetrahedrite, Quartz, Pachapaqui District, Bolognesi Prov., Ancash.JPG



652j. Rhodochrosite, Pyrite, Chalcopyrite, Tetrahedrite, Quartz, Pachapaqui District, Bolognesi Prov., Ancash.JPG
 Mineral: Rhodochrosite, Pyrite, Chalcopyrite, Tetrahedrite, Quartz
 Locality:
Pachapaqui mining district, Pachapaqui, Aquia District, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru
 Dimensions: 185 mm X 97 mm X 75 mm
 Description:
Picture 2 of 2.
 Viewed:  2822 Time(s)

652j. Rhodochrosite, Pyrite, Chalcopyrite, Tetrahedrite, Quartz, Pachapaqui District, Bolognesi Prov., Ancash.JPG


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
4
   

Robert Seitz




Joined: 29 Dec 2015
Posts: 233
Location: Phoenix, AZ


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Oct 18, 2021 11:47    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

Time to take pictures and post.


683. Tetrahedrite, Quartz, Sphalerite, Casapalca, Huarochiri Province, Lima Department, Peru (4).JPG
 Mineral: Tetrahedrite, Quartz, Sphalerite
 Locality:
Casapalca, Chicla District, Huarochiri Province, Lima Department, Peru
 Dimensions: 114 mm X 82 mm X 45 mm
 Description:
Picture 1 of 2
 Viewed:  2146 Time(s)

683. Tetrahedrite, Quartz, Sphalerite, Casapalca, Huarochiri Province, Lima Department, Peru (4).JPG



683. Tetrahedrite, Quartz, Sphalerite, Casapalca, Huarochiri Province, Lima Department, Peru (6).JPG
 Mineral: Tetrahedrite, Quartz, Sphalerite
 Locality:
Casapalca, Chicla District, Huarochiri Province, Lima Department, Peru
 Dimensions: 114 mm X 82 mm X 45 mm
 Description:
Picture 2 of 2
 Viewed:  2140 Time(s)

683. Tetrahedrite, Quartz, Sphalerite, Casapalca, Huarochiri Province, Lima Department, Peru (6).JPG



686. Covellite, Reynolds Tunnel, near Summmitville, CO (2).JPG
 Mineral: Covellite
 Locality:
Summitville Mine, Summitville District, Rio Grande County, Colorado, USA
 Dimensions: 195 mm X 88 mm X 70 mm
 Description:
Picture 1 of 2. Providing side and edge views of the covellite blades.
 Viewed:  2153 Time(s)

686. Covellite, Reynolds Tunnel, near Summmitville, CO (2).JPG



686. Covellite, Reynolds Tunnel, near Summmitville, CO (5).JPG
 Mineral: Covellite
 Locality:
Summitville Mine, Summitville District, Rio Grande County, Colorado, USA
 Dimensions: 195 mm X 88 mm X 70 mm
 Description:
Picture 2 of 2. Providing side and edge views of the covellite blades.
 Viewed:  2147 Time(s)

686. Covellite, Reynolds Tunnel, near Summmitville, CO (5).JPG


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
4
   

Robert Seitz




Joined: 29 Dec 2015
Posts: 233
Location: Phoenix, AZ


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Oct 20, 2021 00:20    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

Two pyromorphites...


677. Pyromorphite, Les Farges Mine, Ussel, Correze, Limousin, France.jpg
 Mineral: Pyromorphite
 Locality:
Des Farges Mine (Les Farges Mine), Ussel, Corrèze, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France
 Dimensions: 113 mm X 75 mm X 70 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2074 Time(s)

677. Pyromorphite, Les Farges Mine, Ussel, Correze, Limousin, France.jpg



680. Pyromorphite, Asprieres, Occitanie, France (5).JPG
 Mineral: Pyromorphite
 Locality:
La Vidale Mine area, Asprières, Saint-Martin de Bouillac, Aveyron, Occitanie, France
 Dimensions: 167 mm X 120 mm X 160 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  2084 Time(s)

680. Pyromorphite, Asprieres, Occitanie, France (5).JPG


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
7
   

Robert Seitz




Joined: 29 Dec 2015
Posts: 233
Location: Phoenix, AZ


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Oct 26, 2021 01:22    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

A few more - shattuckite & plumbogummite / pyromorphite.


678. Shattuckite, Onderra Mine, Kaokoveld Plateau Region, Namibia.JPG
 Mineral: Shattuckite
 Locality:
Kaokoveld Plateau, Kunene Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 235 mm X 125 mm X 113 mm
 Description:
Onderra Mine, Kaokoveld Plateau Region, Namibia

Picture 1 of 1. It's interesting to see how widely the color varies between these two pictures of shattuckite specimen with slight differences in the lighting.
 Viewed:  1978 Time(s)

678. Shattuckite, Onderra Mine, Kaokoveld Plateau Region, Namibia.JPG



678. Shattuckite, Onderra Mine, Kaokoveld Plateau Region, Namibia (20).jpg
 Mineral: Shattuckite
 Locality:
Kaokoveld Plateau, Kunene Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 235 mm X 125 mm X 113 mm
 Description:
Onderra Mine, Kaokoveld Plateau Region, Namibia

Picture 2 of 2. It's interesting to see how widely the color varies between these two pictures of shattuckite specimen with slight differences in the lighting.
 Viewed:  1978 Time(s)

678. Shattuckite, Onderra Mine, Kaokoveld Plateau Region, Namibia (20).jpg



682. Plumbogummite, Pyromorphite, Yangshuo Mine, Yangshuo Co., Guilin Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang AR, China (20).jpg
 Mineral: Plumbogummite, Pyromorphite
 Locality:
Yangshuo Mine, Yangshuo, Guilin Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China
 Dimensions: 158 mm X 150 mm X 90 mm
 Description:
Picture 1 of 2. The views of the transformation plumbogummite - pyromorphite are interesting to follow with this specimen.
 Viewed:  1976 Time(s)

682. Plumbogummite, Pyromorphite, Yangshuo Mine, Yangshuo Co., Guilin Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang AR, China (20).jpg



682. Plumbogummite, Pyromorphite, Yangshuo Mine, Yangshuo Co., Guilin Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang AR, China (4).JPG
 Mineral: Plumbogummite, Pyromorphite
 Locality:
Yangshuo Mine, Yangshuo, Guilin Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China
 Dimensions: 158 mm X 150 mm X 90 mm
 Description:
Picture 2 of 2.
 Viewed:  1974 Time(s)

682. Plumbogummite, Pyromorphite, Yangshuo Mine, Yangshuo Co., Guilin Prefecture, Guangxi Zhuang AR, China (4).JPG


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
5
   

Robert Seitz




Joined: 29 Dec 2015
Posts: 233
Location: Phoenix, AZ


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Oct 26, 2021 18:23    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

Two more - malachite & smithsonite.


670. Smithsonite, Wenshan, Yunnan Prov., China (4).JPG
 Mineral: Smithsonite
 Locality:
Wenshan, Wenshan Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province, China
 Dimensions: 150 mm X 120 mm X 55 mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  1903 Time(s)

670. Smithsonite, Wenshan, Yunnan Prov., China (4).JPG



675. Malachite ps after Azurite, Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region Namibia (2).JPG
 Mineral: Malachite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 163 mm X 117 mm X 76 mm
 Description:
Picture 1 of 2. Malachite ps after Azurite.
 Viewed:  1899 Time(s)

675. Malachite ps after Azurite, Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region Namibia (2).JPG



675. Malachite ps after Azurite, Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region Namibia (12).JPG
 Mineral: Malachite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 163 mm X 117 mm X 76 mm
 Description:
Picture 2 of 2. Malachite ps after Azurite.
 Viewed:  1902 Time(s)

675. Malachite ps after Azurite, Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region Namibia (12).JPG


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
6
   

Robert Seitz




Joined: 29 Dec 2015
Posts: 233
Location: Phoenix, AZ


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 17, 2022 12:30    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

Time to post again - a specimen from Flagg Mineral Show, Phoenix, AZ this month & another from the internet world.


674. Malachite, Azurite, Sepon, Laos.jpg
 Mineral: Malachite, Azurite
 Locality:
Sepon Mine, Vilabouly District, Savannakhét Province, Laos (Lao P.D.R.)
 Dimensions: 230 mm X 170 mm X 110 mm
 Description:
Picture 1 of 2.
 Viewed:  1257 Time(s)

674. Malachite, Azurite, Sepon, Laos.jpg



674. Malachite, Azurite, Sepon, Laos (3).jpg
 Mineral: Malachite, Azurite
 Locality:
Sepon Mine, Vilabouly District, Savannakhét Province, Laos (Lao P.D.R.)
 Dimensions: 230 mm X 170 mm X 110 mm
 Description:
Picture 2 of 2. Interesting intergrowth of azurite and malachite.
 Viewed:  1251 Time(s)

674. Malachite, Azurite, Sepon, Laos (3).jpg



687. Smithsonite, Kelly Mine, Magdalena, Magdalena Mining District, Socorro County, New Mexico, USA (7).JPG
 Mineral: Smithsonite
 Locality:
Kelly Mine, Magdalena, Magdalena District, Socorro County, New Mexico, USA
 Dimensions: 335 mm X 140 mm X 115 mm
 Description:
Picture 1 of 2.
 Viewed:  1252 Time(s)

687. Smithsonite, Kelly Mine, Magdalena, Magdalena Mining District, Socorro County, New Mexico, USA (7).JPG



687. Smithsonite, Kelly Mine, Magdalena, Magdalena Mining District, Socorro County, New Mexico, USA (4).JPG
 Mineral: Smithsonite
 Locality:
Kelly Mine, Magdalena, Magdalena District, Socorro County, New Mexico, USA
 Dimensions: 335 mm X 140 mm X 115 mm
 Description:
Picture 2 of 2.
 Viewed:  1255 Time(s)

687. Smithsonite, Kelly Mine, Magdalena, Magdalena Mining District, Socorro County, New Mexico, USA (4).JPG


Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
8
   

Tobi
Site Admin



Joined: 07 Apr 2009
Posts: 3816
Location: Good Old Germany


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 18, 2022 04:29    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

Really impressive specimens, Robert, worthy of a museum display! I like the different textures and colours on the Sepon specimen - and I guess a 33 cm Kelly Mine smithsonite doesn't need any words :-)

Regards
Tobi
Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
1
   

Robert Seitz




Joined: 29 Dec 2015
Posts: 233
Location: Phoenix, AZ


Access to the FMF Gallery title=

View user's profile

Send private message

PostPosted: Jan 18, 2022 11:27    Post subject: Re: Collection of ras  

Tobi

Thanks. The Kelly smithsonite was a pleasant surprise to find at Flagg show.

Bob
Back to top
Reply to topic Reply with quote
Like
   
Display posts from previous:   
   Index -> Collection photos and Collector's page   All times are GMT - 5 Hours
Page 6 of 6
  Goto page Previous  1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6  

 
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 2006-2022


Powered by FMF