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The Mizunaka Collection
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PostPosted: Apr 12, 2014 00:31    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

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TakaBL.jpg
 Description:
Rhodochrosite
Takatori mine, Shirosato-machi, Higashi-Ibaraki-gun, Ibaraki Prefecture, Kanto Region, Honshu Island, Japan
3.2 x 2.9 cm
Back Lighting
 Viewed:  33469 Time(s)

TakaBL.jpg



RhodoBarite.jpg
 Description:
Rhodochrosite, Baryte
Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
4.1 x 3.4 cm
Rhodochrosite coating Baryte.
 Viewed:  33407 Time(s)

RhodoBarite.jpg



RhodoBariteBk.jpg
 Description:
Rhodochrosite, Baryte
Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Back Side.
 Viewed:  33160 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Apr 12, 2014 06:35    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Wonderful specimens, especially the amethysts from Mexico and the many rhodochrosites! My personal favourite is the 15 cm amethyst "bowtie":
https://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/download.php?id=49044 - what a stunning piece!

Please keep on posting.
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PostPosted: Apr 16, 2014 00:22    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Thanks Tobi.


QtzTwin.jpg
 Description:
Quartz, Tourmaline
Blue Mountain Saddle, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
4.6 x 5.7 cm
 Viewed:  33105 Time(s)

QtzTwin.jpg



QtzTwinBack1.jpg
 Description:
Quartz, Tourmaline
Blue Mountain Saddle, North Bend, King Co., Washington, USA
4.6 x 5.7 cm
Back Side
 Viewed:  33041 Time(s)

QtzTwinBack1.jpg



NepalQtzTwinLg.jpg
 Description:
Quartz
Gunyahang quartz mine, Sankhuwasabha District, Kosi Zone, Nepal
7.3 cm x 7.2 cm
 Viewed:  33476 Time(s)

NepalQtzTwinLg.jpg



QtzTwinFr.jpg
 Description:
Quartz
Mt Ida, Montgomery Co., Arkansas, USA
6.8 x 7.7 x 4 cm
 Viewed:  33137 Time(s)

QtzTwinFr.jpg



QtzTwinBk.jpg
 Description:
Quartz
Mt Ida, Montgomery Co., Arkansas, USA
6.8 x 7.7 x 4 cm
Back Side
 Viewed:  32901 Time(s)

QtzTwinBk.jpg



QtzTwinPeru.jpg
 Description:
Quartz
Tentadora Mine, Mt Ullpac, Pampa Blanca, Castrovirreyna District, Huancavelica Department, Peru
4.8 x 3.5 cm
 Viewed:  33173 Time(s)

QtzTwinPeru.jpg



QtzTwinJpn.jpg
 Description:
Quartz
Gotoh archipelago, Nagasaki Prefecture, Kyushu Region, Japan
5.4 x 3.1 cm
 Viewed:  33184 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Apr 16, 2014 12:29    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Very nice Mike. I really like the specimens from Nepal and Japan.

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PostPosted: Apr 20, 2014 20:40    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Thanks Mike.


FluoriteQtzOR2.jpg
 Description:
Quartz, Fluorite
Orange River, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
2.3 x 2.3 x 2.9 cm
 Viewed:  32963 Time(s)

FluoriteQtzOR2.jpg



FluoriteQtzOR1.jpg
 Description:
Quartz, Fluorite
Orange River, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Side View
 Viewed:  32405 Time(s)

FluoriteQtzOR1.jpg



FluoriteQtzOR3.jpg
 Description:
Quartz, Fluorite
Orange River, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
18 x 7.8 mm
 Viewed:  32904 Time(s)

FluoriteQtzOR3.jpg



BariteMalachite.jpg
 Description:
Baryte, Malachite
Shangulowé Mine, Kambove District, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo
8.5 x 5.4 cm
 Viewed:  32535 Time(s)

BariteMalachite.jpg



BariteRomania.jpg
 Description:
Baryte, Siderite
Turt, Negresti-Oss, Oas Mts, Satu Mare, Satu Mare Co., Romania
8.2 x 10.5 cm
 Viewed:  32543 Time(s)

BariteRomania.jpg



BariteCalcite1.jpg
 Description:
Baryte, Calcite
Frizington, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England, UK
8.5 x 6.0 cm
 Viewed:  32559 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Apr 23, 2014 23:41    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

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SmokeSkel2.jpg
 Description:
Quartz (var smoky)
Benchmark Quarry, St Johnsville, Montgomery Co., New York, USA
7.0 x 7.5 cm
 Viewed:  32433 Time(s)

SmokeSkel2.jpg



MuscoviteQtz.jpg
 Description:
Quartz, Muscovite
Zé Pinto prospect, Conselheiro Pena, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
8.2 x 8.0 cm
 Viewed:  32557 Time(s)

MuscoviteQtz.jpg



RhodoCalcite.jpg
 Description:
Rhodochrosite, Calcite, Caryopilite
Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
5.8 x 3.8 cm
 Viewed:  32481 Time(s)

RhodoCalcite.jpg



GreenQtz.jpg
 Description:
Quartz
2nd Sovetskii Mine, Dal'negorsk, Kavalerovo Mining District, Primorskiy Kray, Far-Eastern Region, Russia
6.0 x 3.6 cm
 Viewed:  32388 Time(s)

GreenQtz.jpg



QtzRutileMusc.jpg
 Description:
Quartz, Rutile, Muscovite
Hiddenite, Alexander Co., North Carolina, USA
6.4 x 5.1 cm
 Viewed:  32497 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Apr 25, 2014 03:58    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

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QtzPyrite1.jpg
 Description:
Quartz, Pyrite
Yaogangxian W-Sn ore field, Yizhang Co., Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
11.5 x 9.2 cm
 Viewed:  32377 Time(s)

QtzPyrite1.jpg



QtzMag.jpg
 Description:
Quartz, Magnesite
Brumado, Bahia, Brazil
6.0 x 5.0 cm
 Viewed:  32285 Time(s)

QtzMag.jpg



Qtz.jpg
 Description:
Quartz, Calcite
Roncari Quarry, East Granby, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
5.2 x 4.7 cm
 Viewed:  32398 Time(s)

Qtz.jpg



CalciteDetail.jpg
 Description:
Quartz, Calcite
Roncari Quarry, East Granby, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
Calcite Detail
 Viewed:  32209 Time(s)

CalciteDetail.jpg



SmkQtzJpn.jpg
 Description:
Quartz (var smoky), Microcline
Tawara, Gifu Prefecture, Chubu Region, Honshu Island, Japan
13.0 x 4.0 cm
 Viewed:  32300 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Apr 26, 2014 01:11    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

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Gibbsite.jpg
 Description:
Gibbsite
Baoshan Prefecture, Yunnan Province, China
26.7 x 12.7 cm
 Viewed:  32302 Time(s)

Gibbsite.jpg



BariteFriz.jpg
 Description:
Baryte
Frizington, West Cumberland Iron Field, North and Western Region, Cumbria, England, UK
6.0 x 3.8 cm
 Viewed:  32247 Time(s)

BariteFriz.jpg



MeikleBarite3.jpg
 Description:
Baryte, Stibnite
Murray mine, Independence Mountains District, Elko Co., Nevada, USA
2.5 x 2.6 cm
 Viewed:  32370 Time(s)

MeikleBarite3.jpg


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PostPosted: Apr 27, 2014 02:51    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

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BariteStar.jpg
 Description:
Baryte
Ouichane Mines, Beni Bou Ifrour, Nador, Morocco
5.8 x 4.8 cm
 Viewed:  32266 Time(s)

BariteStar.jpg



QtzGoethite1.jpg
 Description:
Quartz, Goethite
Gourrama, Er Rachidia, Er Rachidia Province, Meknès-Tafilalet Region, Morocco
6.6 x 6.5 cm
Quartz with rhombs of siderite replaced by goethite.
 Viewed:  32224 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Apr 28, 2014 17:35    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  




IncFluorite.jpg
 Description:
Fluorite, Calcite
San Martín Mine, San Martín, Mun. de Sombrerete, Zacatecas, Mexico
7.2 x 5.8 cm
Fluorite included with jamesonite.
 Viewed:  32137 Time(s)

IncFluorite.jpg



FluoriteSp.jpg
 Description:
Fluorite
Moscona Mine, Solís, Villabona mining area, Asturias, Spain
18.3 x 7.0 cm
 Viewed:  32041 Time(s)

FluoriteSp.jpg



BariteFrDk.jpg
 Description:
Baryte
Maine Mine, Cordesse, Lucenay-l'Evêque, Saône-et-Loire, Burgundy, France
8.6 x 6.0 cm
 Viewed:  32091 Time(s)

BariteFrDk.jpg



BariteFrSm.jpg
 Description:
Baryte
Maine Mine, Cordesse, Lucenay-l'Evêque, Saône-et-Loire, Burgundy, France
6.3 x 8.0 cm
 Viewed:  32129 Time(s)

BariteFrSm.jpg



MendonQtz.jpg
 Description:
Quartz
Mendon, Rutland County, Vermont, USA
5.8 x 3.5 cm
 Viewed:  31996 Time(s)

MendonQtz.jpg


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PostPosted: Apr 29, 2014 18:14    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  




BerbeFluorite.jpg
 Description:
Fluorite, Baryte
Berbes, Berbes Mining area, Ribadesella, Asturias, Spain
5.3 x 3.4 cm
 Viewed:  32267 Time(s)

BerbeFluorite.jpg



MeikleBarite2.jpg
 Description:
Baryte, Calcite
Meikle Mine, Bootstrap District, Elko Co., Nevada, USA
5.5 x 4.0 cm
 Viewed:  32072 Time(s)

MeikleBarite2.jpg



MeikleBarite1.jpg
 Description:
Baryte
Meikle Mine, Bootstrap District, Elko Co., Nevada, USA
9.5 x 8.0 cm
 Viewed:  32274 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Apr 30, 2014 17:43    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  




CalBrazil.jpg
 Description:
Calcite
Iraí, Alto Uruguai region, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
10.0 x 11.5 cm
 Viewed:  31673 Time(s)

CalBrazil.jpg



AnhPseudo.jpg
 Description:
Quartz after Anhydrite
Iraí, Alto Uruguai region, Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil
17.0 x 9.0 cm
 Viewed:  31693 Time(s)

AnhPseudo.jpg


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PostPosted: May 01, 2014 11:00    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

In https://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/viewtopic.php?p=38801#38801 am mizunaka wrote:
Baryte, Stibnite
Meikle Mine, Bootstrap District, Elko Co., Nevada, USA
2.5 x 2.6 cm

Mike,

The quality of both the photography and specimens are absolutely stunning. I particularly enjoyed the Japanese rhodochrosite https://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/download.php?id=49075 (TakaBL.jpg) and the Japanese quartz https://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/download.php?id=49203 (QtzTwinJpn.jpg), really nice! Thank you for sharing your photographs.

I think your stibnite and baryte combination https://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/download.php?id=49417 (MeikleBaryte3.jpg), may actaully be from the Murray Mine, Independence Mountains District, Elko Co., Nevada and not the Meikle Mine. Another oddity from the Murray Mine is that some of the barytes have a coating of quartz crystals.

I have never seen a stibnite/baryte from the Meikle Mine, but it doesn't mean that one cannot exist.
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PostPosted: May 01, 2014 12:13    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Jamison Brizendine wrote:
Mike,
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I think your stibnite and baryte combination https://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/download.php?id=49417 (MeikleBaryte3.jpg), may actaully be from the Murray Mine, Independence Mountains District, Elko Co., Nevada and not the Meikle Mine. Another oddity from the Murray Mine is that some of the barytes have a coating of quartz crystals.

I have never seen a stibnite/baryte from the Meikle Mine, but it doesn't mean that one cannot exist.

Mike, I agree. Definitely Murray Mine. --Bob
PS Cool piece!
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PostPosted: May 01, 2014 12:35    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

GneissWare wrote:
Mike, I agree. Definitely Murray Mine. --Bob
PS Cool piece!

Fixed: https://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/viewtopic.php?p=38801#38801

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PostPosted: May 01, 2014 12:49    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Hello,
Always the best choice.
What a pleasure for the eyes.
Thank you for sharing.
Roger.
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PostPosted: May 01, 2014 13:11    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

That Berbes specimen really took my breath: https://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/download.php?id=49547

Maybe "only" a small fluorite from Berbes - but to my eyes one of the most beautiful specimens and one of the best photos i've ever seen!!!
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PostPosted: May 01, 2014 13:29    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Mike,

Beautiful specimens and photography.

A feast for the eyes.

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PostPosted: May 01, 2014 15:48    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Thanks everyone. I am glad you like the photos and specimens. I should have realized the Meikle mistake. I have the right information in my catalog.
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PostPosted: May 03, 2014 18:17    Post subject: Re: The Mizunaka Collection  

Smithsonite with unidentified inclusions on a quartz shell/cast. The reverse is covered with quartz crystals with an unknown black crystal.


SmithsoniteFront.jpg
 Description:
Smithsonite, Quartz
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
6.5 x 4.2 cm
 Viewed:  31155 Time(s)

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SmithsoniteBack1.jpg
 Description:
Smithsonite, Quartz
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
Back Side
 Viewed:  31196 Time(s)

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AzurMalAlt.jpg
 Description:
Azurite, Malachite
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
4.5 x 4.7 cm
 Viewed:  31158 Time(s)

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