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Wilensky fine minerals.

Topaz, Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil 5 1/4" tall

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Selenite with Atacamite. Lily mine, Ica, Peru ex-collection Irv Brown

(Cover Mineralogical Record, May-June 2000, Vol 31. # 3) 23/4" tall

Spessartine on Quartz Shigar Valley, Skardu, Pakistan 33/4" tall pictured Ikons, Classic and Contemporary Masterpieces, pg. 129

Gold

Eagles Nest Mine, Placer Co., California 4 1/4"tall ex-collections J. Horner, S. Smale & S. Fuss

Copper Cliff Mine, Keweenaw Co., Michigan 4 1/4" tall

Aquamarine on Muscovite Fiker, N. Areas, Pakistan 4" wide ex-collections S. Fuss & P. Via

Calcite 884 Mine, Huangpolong, near Leiping, Guangxi Prov., China 5" tall

Tourmaline on Clevelandite Pederneira Mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil 6" tall ex-collections J. Horner & S. Smale

Dioptase on Calcite Tsumeb, Namibia 2 1/4" wide ex-collections H. Brueckner, M. Sussman & I. Brown

Amethyst on Quartz, Jackson Crossroads, Wilkes Co., Georgia 2 3/4" tall

Fluorite and Amethyst Fong Jiashan Copper MIne, Hubei Prov., China 2 1/2" tall

Fluorite Mont Blanc, Chamonix, France ex-collection Mel & Grace Dyck 2 1/4 wide

Silver Kearsarge Lode, Houghton Co., Michigan 2 3/4" wide ex-collections M. Zinn & I. Brown

Morganite with Quartz Mawi, Laghman Prov., Afghanistan 6 1/2" wide

Rhodochrosite N'Chwaning Mine, Kuruman, Cape Prov..S. Africa 21/4" wide ex-collections S. Smale & S. Fuss

Malachite after Azurite on Calcite Concepcion del Oro, Zacatecas Mexico 2" tall ex-collection W. Lidstrom

Rubellite Tourmaline, Jonas Mine, Itatiaia, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil 3 1/2" tall ex-collection S, Smale & S. Fuss

Indicolite Tourmaline on Quartz Pederneira Mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil 4 1/4" tall ex-collection D. Trinchillo & S. Fuss

Schorl Tourmaline with Spessartine Shigar Valley, Skardu, Gilgit, Pakistan 5" tall ex-collection Matthew Webb

Silver Hongda Manganese Mine, Lingqiu Co., Datong Prefecture, Shanxi Prov., China 4 1/4" tall

Smithsonite Kelly Mine, Socorro Co., New Mexico 4" wide ex-collection Mel & Grace Dyck

Tourmaline Jos, Nigeria 4 1/2" tall

Acanthite on Calcite La Sirena Mine, Guanajuato, Mexico 4" tall

Rutile on Hematite & Quartz Bahia, Brazil 3 1/2" wide ex-collections D. Trinchillo & I. Brown

Powellite on Scolecite Nasik, India 6" wide (Powellite crystal 3" tall) ex-collection Joseph Freilich

Tourmaline HimalayaMIne Mesa Grande, California 4 1/4" tall ex-collections W. Larson & S. Fuss

Cover Mineralogical Record Tourmaline issue, Sept-Oct 1985, Vol. 16, No. 5

Tourmaline on Quartz Paprok, Nuristan, Afghanistan 6" tall

Fluorite Minerva #1 Mine, Hardin Co., Illinois 7" wide ex-collection Steve Neely

Scheelite on Muscovite Mt. Xuebaoding, Ping Wu Co.,Sichuan Prov., China 5 1/2" wide ex-collection Bill Ferris

Hubnerite with Quartz Mundo Nuevo Mine, Pasto Bueno Dist., Ancash Dept., Peru 8 1/2" wide ex-collection Sandor Fuss

Rhodochrosite with Fluorite Strawberry Pocket, Sweet Home Mine, Alam, Colorado ex-collection Gene Meieran

Smoky Quartz Gwindel Cavradi, St. Gotthard, Switzerland 5 1/2 wide ex-collections K. Kempf & S. Fuss

Silver. Kongsberg, Norway 6 1/2" wide ex-collection Destrim

Calcite on Barite with Fluorite, Elmwood Mine, Elmwood Mine, Elmwood, Tennessee, 6 1/2" wide

Cerussite Tsumeb, Namibia 5 1/4" wide ex-collections J. Horner & I. Brown

Azurite & Malachite Morenci Mine, Greenlee Co., Arizona ex-collection B. Oreck & B. Ferris

Scolecite on Stilbite Ozhar Dist., Nasik, Maharashtra, India 6 1/2" wide

Rhodochrosite on Tetrahedrite Graham's Pocket, Sweet Home Mine, Alma, Colorado 5" wide ex-collection Steve Neely

Pyromorphite Bunker Hill Mine, Kellog, Idaho, 5 1/2" wide ex-collections K. Proctor & J. Freilich

Pyrite with Dolomite, Shangbao Mine, Leiyang Co., Hunan Prov., China 10" wide ex-collection Bruce Oreck

Wulfenite Los Lamentos, Chihuahua, Mexico 2 1/4" tall ex-collection M. Zinn & I. Brown Cover Mineralien Welt, 6.jg., Heft 3, Mai-Juni '95

Fluorite with Pyrite Huanzala Mine, Dos de Mayo Prov., Peru, 3" wide ex-collection M. Zinn & B. Oreck Cover Mineralogical Record, Peru Issue, July-Aug. 1997, Vol.28, No. 4

Brazilianite Linopolis Dist., Minas Gerais, Brazil 4" wide ex-collections W. Sorenson & S. Fuss

Proustite Chanarcillo, Chile 2 1/4" wide

Inesite on Quartz with Hubeite Daye Mine, Hubei Prov., China 5" tall ex-collection Steve Smale

Manganocalcite on Calcite Fongjiashan, near Daye, Hubei Prov., China, 6 1/2" tall ex-collection Irv Brown

"Blue Cap" Tourmaline Tourmaline Queen Mine, San Diego Co., California, 4 1/2" wide ex-collections J. Freilich & I. Brown

Apophyllite on Stilbite Jalgaon, N. Maharashtra, India 3" wide ex-collection Sandor Fuss

Apatite with Quartz Sao Jose De Batalha, Paraiba, Brazil 4 3/4" wide

Gold Mockingbird Mine, Maribosa Co., California 2 1/2" tall

Quartz with Hematite inclusions Tamilnadu, India 4 1/2" wide

Rhodochrosite Huallapon Mine Pasto Bueno, Peru, 2" wide ex-collection George Holloway

Emerald Jos, Nigeria 5 3/4" long

Rose Quartz on Quartz Lavra da llha pegmatite, Jequitinhonha River, Taquaral, Brazil 4 1/2" tall

Azurite Tsumeb, Namibia 4 1/4" tall ex-collection James Horner

Schorl on Quartz Shigar Valley, Skardu, Pakistan 5 1/2" tall

Copper spinel twinned crystals Lake Superior Dist., Michigan 5" tall ex-collections E. Schlicter & B. Oreck

Mimetite Pingtouling Mine, Liannan Co., Guangdong Prov., China 1 1/2 tall

Smithsonite on Aurichalcite Kelly Mine, Socorro Co., New Mexico 2 1/4" wide ex-collection Pellman

Inesite on Quartz & Dolomite Daye Mine, Hubei Prov China 3" wide ex-collection Sandor Fuss

Torbernite Musonoi Mine, Shaba Prov., Zaire 3 1/2" wide ex-collections R. Kosnar, E. Asselborn & S. Finneson

Manganoadamite Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico 3" wide ex-collections G. Meieran. E. Jones, & B. Oreck

Wulfenite Red Cloud Mine La Paz Co., Arizona ex-collections S. Neely & J. Freilich

Pyromorphite Friedrichssegen Mine Ems, Nassau, Germany 5" tall ex-collection British Museum (Natural History)

Copper, Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan 5" tall ex-collections B.S. Butler, R. Kosnar S. Neely J. Freilich, & S. Fuss (Cover Mineralogical Record March-Apr 1992. Vol. 23 #2, Copper Issue)

Calcite on Barite Elmwood Mine, Elmwood, Tennessee 6" wide ex-collections S. Neely & D. Trinchillo pictured American Mineral Treasures, pg. 347

Amethyst on Quartz Jackson Crossroads, Wilkes Co., Georgia 4" wide

Azurite on Malachite Milpillas Mine, Mun. de Nacozari de Garcia, Sonora, Mexico. 3 1/2" wide

Tourmaline on Quartz Markhan Mine, East Siberia, Lake Baikal, Russia 6" tall

Gold Colorado Quartz Mine Mariposa Co., California 1 1/4" tall (69 grams) ex-collection Gene Meieran pictured Ikons Classic and Contemporary Masterpieces pg. 167

Galena Gonderbach Mine, Fischelbach, Bad Laasphe. North Rhine-Westphalia. Germany 2 1/2" wide

Tanzanite on Quartz with Prehnite Merelani Hills. Arusha, Tanzania 1 3/4" tall

Blue Topaz on Smoky Quartz Alabashka, Mursinka, Ural Mtns., Russia, 3" tall ex-collections C. Bement, T. Hall, & I. Brown. Pictured: A Popular Guide to Minerals, Gratacap, 1912

Azurite & Malachite Copper Queen Mine, Bisbee, Arizona 2 1/2" wide ex-collection Pellman

Realgar with Calcite Jiepaiyu Mine, Shimen, Hunan Prov., China 2 1/2" tall ex-collection D. Trinchillo

Diaspore Amatolia Mtns., Mugla Prov., Turkey 3 1/2" tall

Aquamarine Centreville, Boise, Idaho, 3" tall, ex-collection Cal & Kerith Graeber

Wulfenite on Epidote Ahumada Mine, Los Lamentos, Mexico, 5 1/2" wide

Copper "The Bunny" Keweenaw Peninsula, Michigan ex-collections N. Yedlin,D. Hauck & I. Brown

Emerald "EI Rey De Coscuez" Coscuez Mine, Vasquez-Yacopi Mining Dist., Boyaca Dept., Colombia 2 1/2" tall

"Imperial" Topaz Katlang, Mardan Dist., Pakistan (Cover Mineralogical Record, Joseph Freilich Issue, Jan.-Feb 2000, Vol. 31, #1) 3 1/2" tall

Serandite with Analcime Mont Saint-Hilaire, Quebec, Canada 2 1/4" tall pictured Encyclopedia of Minerals, 2nd Ed., color plate 39

Cumengeite Amelia Mine, Santa Rosalia, Boleo District, Baja California Sur, Mexico ex-collection FJ Barlow 66 pictured Barlow Collection pg. 55

Smithsonite with Hemimorphite The San Antonio Mine Santa Eulalia, Chihuahua, Mexico, 3" tall ex-collection Irv Brown

Cobaltiancalcite Mashamba West Mine, Shaba Prov., Zaire 1 1/2" wide ex-collections K. Proctor & F. Benjamin

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