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The InnSuites Show - Individual Minerals

One of the things I now do at shows is ask dealers to show me anything new or interesting, which I take pictures of for our news posts. I did this at the InnSuites, and came back with some very interesting results.
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tourmaline santa rosa mine brazil
Amazing Tourmaline in Quartz from the Santa Rosa Mine in Brazil.
This gemmy blue/green crystal was mined in 2014.
Crystal Springs Mining & Jewelry (Thomas Nagin)

tourmaline santa rosa mine brazil
Another great Tourmaline in Quartz recently mined from the Santa Rosa Mine, Brazil.
Has a deep, emerald-green crystal perfectly jutting out of the Quartz matrix.
Crystal Springs Mining & Jewelry (Thomas Nagin)

azurite Malbunka Copper Mine Australia
Two deep blue Azurite sun formations on Kaolinite in the shape of lips.
Mined at the Malbunka Copper Mine in Northern Territory, Australia
Crystal Classics (Ian Bruce)

amethyst calcite pseudomorph artigas uruguay
 Large, rounded Quartz pseudomorph after Calcite, with Amethyst, Rose Quartz,
and non-pseudomorphed Calcite. An oddity from Artigas, Uruguay.
Rocko Minerals (Rob Rosenblatt)

pyrhhotite trepca mine kosovo
A superb Pyrrhotite with an amazing 3D Texture from from the Trepca Mine, Kosovo.
North Star Minerals (Ross C. Lillie)

cubic silver crystals indiana mine michigan
Well-crystallized, cubic Silver from the Indiana Mine, Ontonagon Co, Michigan
Silver in well-formed cubic crystals like this is extremely rare.
Hoghton Estate Sales (John Rascona)

pyrite cubes navajun spain
Beautiful {%Pyrite}% cubes in matrix from Navajun, Spain
These Pyrites were just featured in the Jan/Feb edition of Rocks & Minerals
Piritas de Navajun (Daniel Ulibarri)

Very large Japan-Law Twin of a "Smoky" Citrine from Mansa, Zambia
This is one of the best crystals of the find.
Crystal Habit (Peter Beckwith)

stellerite sakur india
Large, aesthetic, peach-colored Stellerite from a new find in Sakur, India
Matrix India (M.F. and Sami Makki)

thomsonite sakur india
New find of large, round radiating brown Thomsonite, from Sakur, India
Matrix India (M.F. and Sami Makki)

New find of yellow Stolzite coating Scheelite on Quartz
from Mundo Nuevo, La Libertad, Peru
Jaroslov Hyrsl

tsavorite garnet crystals africa
A new find of water-clear Tsavorite Garnets with amazing clarity and luster, collected October 2014
Capetown Matrix Crystals (Patrick Meyer)

tsavorite garnet dodecahedral crystals africa
A beautiful dodecahedral Tsavorite crystal from the same find.
Capetown Matrix Crystals (Patrick Meyer)

crocoite adelaide mine australia
An Astonishingly Large and Brittle Crocoite Cluster Probably Over a Foot in Length
The Adelaide Mining Company (Adam Wright)

tourmaline alto ligonha mozambique
Beautiful and Large Tourmaline from Alto Ligonha, Mozambique
Geofil (Sebastian Rodriguez Rosa)

crystallized malachite mutanda mine congo
Crystallized Malachite from the Mutanda Mine, Congo
These are not pseudomorphs of Azurite but rather rare individual crystals
Voelter Minerals (Jon Voelter)

amazonite crystal peak colorado joe dorris
Crystal cluster of Huge Amazonite crystals from Crystal Peak, Mt Antero, Colorado
These came from the Icon Pocket
Pinnacle 5 Minerals (Joe Dorris)

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