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Aquamarine

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Formula:
Be3Al2Si6O18
Colour:
Blue
Lustre:
A variety of Beryl

A sea-green gem variety of Beryl. Mainly granitic pegmatites.

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Classification of Aquamarine

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Physical Properties of Aquamarine

Colour:
Blue
Streak:
White

Chemical Properties of Aquamarine

Formula:
Be3Al2Si6O18
Essential elements:
All elements listed in formula:

Other Names for Aquamarine

Name in Other Languages:
Basque:Akuamarina
Danish:Akvamarin
Estonian:Akvamariin
Finnish:Akvamariini
Galician:Augamariña
German:Aquamarin
Italian:Acquamarina
Latvian:Akvamarīns
Lithuanian:Akvamarinas
Norwegian (Bokmål):Akvamarin
Polish:Akwamaryn
Portuguese:Água-marinha
Romanian:Acvamarin
Serbian (Cyrillic Script):Аквамарин
Simplified Chinese:海蓝宝石
Slovenian:Akvamarin
Spanish:Aguamarina
Turkish:Akuamarin
Vietnamese:Ngọc berin

Other Information

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

Internet Links for Aquamarine

Specimens:
The following Aquamarine specimens are currently listed for sale on minfind.com.

Localities for Aquamarine

map shows a selection of localities that have latitude and longitude coordinates recorded. Click on the symbol to view information about a locality. The symbol next to localities in the list can be used to jump to that position on the map.
(TL) indicates type locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) indicates first recorded locality for everything else. ? indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. All other localities listed without reference should be considered as uncertain and unproven until references can be found.
Afghanistan
 
  • Badakhshan Province (Badakshan Province; Badahsan Province)
    • Khash & Kuran Wa Munjan Districts
      • Koksha Valley (Kokscha Valley; Kokcha Valley)
Martin Slama collection
  • Konar Province (Kunar Province; Konarh Province; Konarha Province; Nuristan)
    • Chapa Dara District
Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Rob Lavinsky
  • Nuristan Province (Nurestan Province; Nooristan Province; Nuristan)
    • Du Ab District
      • Nilaw-Kolum pegmatite field
Bariand, P. and Poullen, J.F. (1978). Famous mineral localities: The pegmatites of Laghman - Nuristan - Afghanistan. Mineralogical Record. 9: 301-308.
    • Kamdesh District
Orris, G.J., and Bliss, J.D. (2002): Mines and Mineral Occurrences of Afghanistan. United States Geological Survey Open-File Report 02-110
Argentina
 
  • Córdoba
    • Colón Department
      • Dumesnil
Rob Lavinsky specimens
    • Punilla Department
      • Tanti
Colombo, F. y Lira, R. (2006) Geología y mineralogía de algunas pegmatitas del borde oriental del distrito Punilla, Córdoba. Revista de la Asociación Geológica Argentina 61:
  • San Luis
    • Coronel Pringles Department
Raúl Jorge Tauber Larry; Hugo A. Peña (1970): Minerales y rocas de aplicación de la Provincia de Tucumán. Secretaría de Estado de Comercio, Industria y Minería. Dirección Provincial de Minas. Tucumán. República Argentina.
    • Tafí del Valle Department
      • Cerro Pichao
Galliski, M. (1999)
Galliski, M. (1999)
Raúl Jorge Tauber Larry´s collection.
      • Quilmes
Galliski, M. (1999)
Galliski, M. (1999).; Raúl J. Tauber Larry´s collection
Galliski, M. (1999)
Galliski, M. (1999)
Galliski, M. (1999)
Galliski, M. (1999)
Australia
 
  • New South Wales
    • Clive Co.
Van King
Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Grafton-Maclean Metallogenic Map (SH/56-6, SH/56-7), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 2001: HF Henley, RE Brown, JW Brownlow, RG Barnes and WJ Stroud. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales.
Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Grafton-Maclean Metallogenic Map (SH/56-6, SH/56-7), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 2001: HF Henley, RE Brown, JW Brownlow, RG Barnes and WJ Stroud. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales.
Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Grafton-Maclean Metallogenic Map (SH/56-6, SH/56-7), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 2001: HF Henley, RE Brown, JW Brownlow, RG Barnes and WJ Stroud. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales.
    • Gough Co.
      • Torrington district
Collection of Keith Compton. Mine locality provided by late Keith Gregson of Torrington. Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Grafton-Maclean Metallogenic Map (SH/56-6, SH/56-7), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 2001: HF Henley, RE Brown, JW Brownlow, RG Barnes and WJ Stroud. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales.
Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Grafton-Maclean Metallogenic Map (SH/56-6, SH/56-7), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 2001: HF Henley, RE Brown, JW Brownlow, RG Barnes and WJ Stroud. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales.
Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Grafton-Maclean Metallogenic Map (SH/56-10, SH/56-11), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 2001: HF Henley, RE Brown, JW Brownlow, RG Barnes and WJ Stroud. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales.
Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Grafton-Maclean Metallogenic Map (SH/56-6, SH/56-7), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 2001: HF Henley, RE Brown, JW Brownlow, RG Barnes and WJ Stroud. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales.
Personal collection - Keith Compton
Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Grafton-Maclean Metallogenic Map (SH/56-10, SH/56-11), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 2001: HF Henley, RE Brown, JW Brownlow, RG Barnes and WJ Stroud. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales
Metallogenic Study and Mineral Deposit Data Sheets: Grafton-Maclean Metallogenic Map (SH/56-10, SH/56-11), Geological Survey of New South Wales, 2001: HF Henley, RE Brown, JW Brownlow, RG Barnes and WJ Stroud. Published by the Geological Survey of New South Wales.
  • Northern Territory
    • Central Desert Region
      • Harts Range (Harts Ranges; Hartz Range; Hartz Ranges)
Personal collecting
Patrick Gundersen collection
personal collecting
        • Mt Riddock Station
NT Mines + personal collecting
  • Queensland
    • Etheridge Shire
      • Mount Surprise
Keith F Compton
    • Tablelands Region
      • Herberton Shire
        • Innot Hot Springs
On the topaz trail. P. O’Brien, Australian Gold Gem & Treasure, Vol. 12, No. 4, April 1997, pp. 26 –30.
  • South Australia
    • Mt Lofty Ranges
      • South Mt Lofty Ranges (Adelaide Hills)
        • Williamstown
Barossa SI5409 6628I Record of mines - Summary Card No:68
  • Western Australia
    • Upper Gascoyne Shire
      • Yinnietharra (Yinnietharra Station; Yinnetharra)
        • Cairn Mining Centre
Kim McDonald collection
Austria
 
  • Carinthia
    • Hohe Tauern
      • Ankogel group
        • Mallnitz
          • Tauern valley
Weninger, H. (1976): Mineral-Fundstellen Band 5: Steiermark und Kärnten. Chr. Weise Verlag, München, 231 pp.
      • Goldberg group
        • Große Fleiß valley
G. Niedermayr: Carinthia II 187./107.: 185 (1997)
        • Innerfragant
          • Wurten
Paar, W.H., and Niedermayr, G. (1998): Mitteilungen der Österreichischen Mineralogischen Gesellschaft 143, 425-435.
        • Kleine Fleiß valley
H. Meixner: Der Karinthin 5:78-79 (1949)
          • Zirmsee area
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
        • Tauern valley
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
      • Malta valley
        • Gößbach valley
H. Meixner: Carinthia II 169./89.:17 (1979)
        • Gößgraben
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
      • Reißeck group
        • Kolbnitz
          • Riekengraben
A.Pichler (2012)
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
        • Pusarnitz
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
          • Reinitzgraben
G. Niedermayr, I. Praetzel: Mineralien Kärntens, 1995
    • Koralpe
      • Moschkogel - Weinebene area
        • Brandrücken
G. Niedermayr, R. Göd: Carinthia II 182./102.:21-35 (1992)
  • Lower Austria
    • Wachau
      • Spitz
coll. Erwin Löffler
    • Waldviertel
      • Allentsteig
Kolitsch, U. & Brandstätter, F. (2010): 1651) Bavenit, Stellerit und weitere Mineralien vom Truppenübungsplatz Allentsteig, Waldviertel, Niederösterreich. Pp. 238-239 in Niedermayr et al. (2010): Neue Mineralfunde aus Österreich LIX. Carinthia II, 200./120., 199-260.
      • Mühldorf
coll. E. Löffler
  • Salzburg
    • Hohe Tauern
      • Felben valley
        • Scheelite deposit
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
      • Gastein valley
        • Bad Gastein
          • Hotel Europe
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
        • Bad Hofgastein
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
peter neschen collection
peter neschen collection
        • Naßfeld valley
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
          • Kreuzkogel massif
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
peter neschen collection
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
          • Sportgastein
Martin Slama collection
        • Weissen valley
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
      • Habach valley
        • Breitfuß - Großer Finagl area
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
        • Kar Alp area
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
        • Moar Alp
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
        • Nasenkopf
          • Leckbachgraben (Leckbachrinne)
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
Niedermayr, G. & A. Wittern (2009).
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
      • Hollersbach valley
Harjo Neutkens collection
        • Scharnbachgraben
          • Scharn
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
      • Obersulzbach valley
        • Seebach valley
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
      • Rauris valley
        • Hüttwinkl valley
          • Alteck - Hoher Sonnblick area
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
            • Kolm-Saigurn
              • Rauriser Goldberg
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
      • Untersulzbach valley
        • Abichl Alp - Beryller area
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
        • Ascham Alp - Breitfuß - Sonntagskopf area
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs (1989)
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
    • Radstädter Tauern
      • Großarl valley
A. Strasser: Die Minerale Salzburgs, 1989
  • Tyrol
    • North Tyrol
      • Zillertal
        • Zamser Grund (Zams valley)
          • Schrammacher
Exel, R. (1982): Die Mineralien Tirols - Vol. 2: Nordtirol, Vorarlberg, und Osttirol. Athesia, Bolzano. 214 pp.
Folie, K., Rocchetti, I. (1999): Novità Mineralogiche del Passo di Vizze. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 4/1999, 222-230.
        • Zemmgrund
Lapis 29(9):30-31 (2004)
          • Mörchner area
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
  • Upper Austria
    • Mühlviertel
      • Perg
        • St Georgen an der Gusen
R. Exel: Die Mineralien und Erzlagerstätten Österreichs (1993)
Bolivia
 
  • Santa Cruz Department
    • Ñuflo de Chavez Province
      • La Bella
Kempff, O., Paar, W.H., Tawackoli, S.: "Minerales de Bolivia", 115pp (La Paz, 2009)
Brazil
 
  • Bahia
    • Brumado (Bom Jesus dos Meiras)
      • Serra das Éguas
Keith Compton
No reference listed
Mineralogical Record 1991, Vol. 22 #3, p215&216 May-June
  • Espírito Santo
No reference listed
    • Mimoso do Sul
Extra Lapis English No. 7 Beryl
Rob Lavinsky
Extra Lapis English No. 7 Beryl
    • Muqui
Extra Lapis English No. 7 Beryl
  • Minas Gerais
    • Antônio Dias
      • Hematita
    • Conceição do Mato Dentro
      • São José de Brejaúba (São José de Bryamba)
Guimar˜aes, C.P. (1941) Djalmaite, a new radioactive mineral. Amer. Mineral., 26, 343–346.
    • Doce valley
      • Conselheiro Pena
Van King
sergio varvello collection
      • Governador Valadares
        • Golconda district
Kievlenko E.Ya., Geology of gems, 2003, p. 113
Min Rec 36:3 pp292-293
Rob Lavinsky photo
      • Sabinópolis
    • Iron Quadrangle
      • Itabira
      • Nova Era
    • Jequitinhonha Valley
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
      • Caraí
        • Marambaia
Proctor, K. (1984). Gem pegmatites of Minas Gerais, Brazil: exploration, occurrence, and aquamarine deposits. Gems and Gemology, 20(2), 78-100.
      • Coronel Murta
        • Barra de Salinas
Bastos, F.M. (2002): Famous Mineral Localities: The Barra de Salinas Pegmatites, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Mineralogical Record 33: 209-216.
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
      • Malacacheta district
Basílio, M. S., Pedrosa-Soares, A. C., & Jordt-Evangelista, H. (2013). Depósitos de alexandrita de Malacacheta, Minas Gerais. Revista Geonomos, 8(1)
Natural History Museum Vienna collection
Van King
      • Minas Novas
Robert Lavinsky specimens
      • Padre Paraíso
(pers. comm., mine owner Mr. Junior Duarte)
      • Virgem da Lapa
various added photos
    • Mucuri valley
      • Catuji
Rocks & Min.: 63:40 & 49.
Proctor, K. (1984). Gem pegmatites of Minas Gerais, Brazil: exploration, occurrence, and aquamarine deposits. Gems and Gemology, 20(2), 78-100.
Rob Lavinsky (ex. Dr. Steve Smale specimen)
    • Santa Maria de Itabira
  • Paraíba
    • Borborema mineral province
      • Junco do Seridó
Kievlenko E.Ya., Geology of gems, 2003, p. 113
      • Pedra Lavrada
Am Min (1955) 40:55-63
      • Picuí
Fernando Brederodes Collection
  • Rio Grande do Norte
    • Borborema mineral province
      • Equador
Re-entry of old data
      • Tenente Ananias
http://minerals.gps.caltech.edu/Brazil/icapui_to_mines/Mines/index.htm
http://minerals.gps.caltech.edu/Brazil/icapui_to_mines/Mines/index.htm
http://minerals.gps.caltech.edu/Brazil/icapui_to_mines/Mines/index.htm
Bulgaria
 
  • Smolyan Oblast
    • Banite Obshtina
Marcus Vau Collection
    • Rhodope Mts
      • Banite Obshtina
Rob Lavinsky
Burma (Myanmar)
 
  • Mandalay Division
    • Pyin-Oo-Lwin District
      • Mogok Township
        • Bernardmyo
Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
        • Chaung-gyi
Ted Themelis (2008) Gems and Mines of Mogok
Ted Themelis (2008) Gems and Mines of Mogok
        • Kin (Guard Post)
Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
        • Kyatpyin North
Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
American Mineralogist (2008) 93:1545-1549; Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
        • Kyauk-Pyat-That
Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
          • Sakangyi (Sakhan-gyi)
Praszkier, T. and Sacchi, M. (2012) Huge pocket from Sakangyi, Myamnar. Minerals, the collector's newspaper, #4, 1-7.
Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
        • Loi-sau mountain (Gaba-ant-bwe Taung)
Harald Schillhammer, pers. observation
        • Mogok Valley
          • Dattaw Hill
Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
Themelis, Ted, 2008, Gems and Mines of Mogok.; Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
        • Pein-Pyit (Painpyit; Pyan Pyit)
Ted Themelis (2008) Gems & mines of Mogok
  • Shan State
    • Kyaukme District
      • Momeik Township
Themelis, Ted, 2008, Gems and Mines of Mogok.
          • Khetchel village (Cache village; Khat Che village)
Shigley, J. E., Laurs, B. M., Janse, A. J. A., Elen, S., & Dirlam, D. M. (2010). Gem Localities of the 2000s. Gems & Gemology, 46(3).
Canada
 
  • British Columbia
    • Atlin Mining Division
      • Bennett
Can.Rockhound v.3, no.1
  • New Brunswick
    • York Co.
      • Bright Parish
Beal, K.-L. & Lentz, D. R. (20010): Aquamarine beryl from Zealand Station, Canada: a mineralogical and stable isotope study. J. of Geosciences 55, 57-67. [http://www.jgeosci.org/content/jgeosci.059_2010_1_beal.pdf]
  • Northwest Territories
    • Tungsten
The Canadian Mineralogist Vol. 41, pp. 139-160 (2003)
  • Ontario
    • Renfrew Co.
      • Lyndoch Township
Schroetter, Ralph. The Bancroft & Area Mineral collecting guidebook, page 210, Beryl Pit, full edition.; Hugh S. Spence (1930) Pegmatite minerals of Ontario and Quebec. American Mineralogist 15:430-450
www.alpinegems.net
    • Watson Lake Mining District
http://www.truenorthgems.com/s/RelatedArticles.asp?ReportID=70338&_Type=Related-Articles&_Title=True-Blue-Beryl-Fact-Sheet; Lee A. Groat, George R. Rossman, M. Darby Dyar, David Turner, Paula M. B. Piccoli, Arthur J. Schultz, and Luisa Ottolini (2010) Crystal chemistry of dark blue aquamarine from the True Blue showing, Yukon Territory, Canada. The Canadian Mineralogist (June 2010), 48(3):597-613
China
 
  • Gansu Province
    • Jiuquan Prefecture
      • Subei Co.
        • Yeniutan intrusion
Zuoheng Zhang, Jingwen Mao, Jianmin Yang, Zhiliang Wang, and Zhaochong Zhang (2002): Mineral Deposits 21(2), 200-211
  • Hunan Province
    • Yueyang Prefecture
      • Pingjiang Co.
http://www.smartminerals.com/cina2004/art_hunan.htm
Li Zhaolin (2001): Chinese Journal of Geochemistry 20(4), 324-332.
  • Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region
    • Ulanhad League (Chifeng Prefecture)
      • Hexigten Banner (Keshiketeng Co.)
Ottens, B. and G. Neumeier (2012) The Huanggang Mine, Inner Mongolia, China. Mineralogical Record 43:529-563
  • Jiangxi Province
    • Pingxiang Prefecture
      • Anyuan District
Scovil, J.A. (2005): Rocks & Minerals 80(1), 12-22.
  • Sichuan Province
    • Mianyang Prefecture
      • Pingwu Co.
        • Mt Xuebaoding
          • Huya township
Yan Liu, Bin Zhang, and Xiaoyan Yu (2001): Geology and Prospecting 37(2), 55-57; Ottens, B. (2005): The Mineralogical Record 36(1), 45-57
    • Ngawa Autonomous Prefecture (Aba Autonomous Prefecture)
      • Xiaojin Co.
Dong Peng, Mingguang Wang, Yunxi Xie, Shangpin Chen, and Jun Cao (2005): Geology and Prospecting 41(4), 33-38
  • Xinjiang Autonomous Region
    • Hami Prefecture (Kumul Prefecture; Qumul Prefecture)
      • Hami Co. (Kumul Co.; Qumul Co.)
        • Huangshan-Jing'erquan ore belt
Lanying Ma and Jianhua Chen (2000): Journal of Gems and Gemmology 2(3), 61-62; Zhenghui Chen, Denghong Wang, Yufei Gong, Yuchuan Chen, and Shiping Chen (2006): Mineral Deposits 25(4), 470-476
    • Yili Hasake Autonomous Prefecture (Ili Kazakh Autonomous Prefecture)
      • Aletai Prefecture (Altay Prefecture)
        • Fuhai Co. (Burultokay Co.)
http://scholar.ilib.cn/abstract.aspx?A=dzlp200003013
        • Fuyun Co. (Koktokay Co.)
          • Koktokay pegmatite field (Keketuohai pegmatite field)
            • Altay Mine
Yan Liu, Yan Gao, Mingyue He, and Keqin Cai (2003): Geology and Prospecting 39(3), 25-30
Xizhong Miao (1997): Journal of Xinjiang University 14(4), 87-90
        • Qinghe Co. (Qinggil Co.; Chinggil Co.)
Yinlin Feng and Xiaopo Jiang (1987): Acta Petrologica et Mineralogica 6(4), 344-351; Tianren Zou (1996): Mineral Deposits 15(suppl.), 38-40; Yanling Tang (2005): Non-metallic mineral deposits of Xinjiang, China [Zhongguo Xinjiang Fei Jinshu Kuangchuang]. Geological Publishing House (Beijing), 289 pp.
  • Yunnan Province
    • Nujiang Autonomous Prefecture
http://www.shiyamc.com/en/News_Show.asp?id=19
Czech Republic
 
  • Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen)
    • Liberec Region
      • Jizerské Mtn (Iser Mtn)
geological prospecting, 2008 - 2009, Czech geological Organization
    • South Bohemia Region
      • Písek
Historic mineral collection National museum of Czech Republic
Finland
 
  • Southern Finland Region
    • Luumäki
      • Kännätsalo
France
 
  • Alsace
    • Haut-Rhin
      • Fecht valley (Munster valley)
        • Turckheim
J.-L. Hohl: "Minéraux et Mines du Massif Vosgien", Editions du Rhin (Mulhouse), 1994
  • Brittany
    • Finistère
      • Coray
        • Menez-Goaillou-en-Coray
  • Limousin
    • Haute-Vienne
      • Bessines-sur-Gartempe
Collection Arliguie M
      • Razès
        • Chanteloube
          • Vilatte Quarries (La Vilate)
http://perso.wanadoo.fr/jeldemine/nord.html
  • Pays de Loire
    • Loire-Atlantique
      • Nantes
Baret, M (1878) Bulletin de la Société minéralogique de France, Volumes 1:71-72
French Guiana
 
Sinkankas, 1989. Emerald & Other Beryls.
Germany
 
  • Baden-Württemberg
    • Black Forest
      • Hornberg
K. Walenta: "Die Mineralien des Schwarzwaldes", Weise (Munich), 1992
      • Kandern
Brill, A. R. (2011): Die Malsburger Granitsteinbrüche bei Kandern im südwestlichen Schwarzwald. Lapis 36 (7-8), 43-51; 70.
  • Bavaria
    • Lower Bavaria
      • Tittling
        • Matzersdorf
  • Hesse
    • Odenwald
      • Wald-Michelbach
        • Ober-Mengelbach
Steinbauer, H. (2006): Lapis 31(3), 37
  • Saxony
    • Vogtland
      • Lengenfeld
        • Irfersgrün
H. Vollstädt, R. Baumgärtel: "Einheimische Edelsteine", 2nd. ed., Steinkopff (Dresden), 1977
  • Schleswig-Holstein
    • Oldenburg
A. Wittern: "Mineralfundorte in Deutschland", Schweizerbart (Stuttgart), 2001
India
 
  • Tamil Nadu
various added photos
Italy
 
  • Lombardy
    • Sondrio Province
      • Valchiavenna
        • Novate Mezzola
AA. VV., 1996. Collezionare minerali. Hobby & Work.
Ghizzoni, S. & Mazzoleni, G. (2005): Itinerari mineralogici in val Codera. Geologia Insubrica, Ed., Milano, 316 pp.
Ghizzoni, S. & Mazzoleni, G. (2005): Itinerari mineralogici in val Codera. Geologia Insubrica, Ed., Milano, 316 pp.
Ghizzoni, S. & Mazzoleni, G. (2005): Itinerari mineralogici in val Codera. Geologia Insubrica, Ed., Milano, 316 pp.
Ghizzoni, S. & Mazzoleni, G. (2005): Itinerari mineralogici in val Codera. Geologia Insubrica, Ed., Milano, 316 pp.
Ghizzoni, S. & Mazzoleni, G. (2005): Itinerari mineralogici in val Codera. Geologia Insubrica, Ed., Milano, 316 pp.
Ghizzoni, S. & Mazzoleni, G. (2005): Itinerari mineralogici in val Codera. Geologia Insubrica, Ed., Milano, 316 pp.
Ghizzoni, S. & Mazzoleni, G. (2005): Itinerari mineralogici in val Codera. Geologia Insubrica, Ed., Milano, 316 pp.
Ghizzoni, S. & Mazzoleni, G. (2005): Itinerari mineralogici in val Codera. Geologia Insubrica, Ed., Milano, 316 pp.
      • Valtellina
        • Malenco Valley
          • Chiesa in Valmalenco
Alberto Vaghi's collection
  • Sardinia
    • Olbia-Tempio Pausania Province
      • Calangianus
- Gamboni, A., Gamboni, T. (2006): Gallura, tesori nel granito, i minerali delle pegmatiti granitiche. Webber Editore, Sassari, 190 pp
      • Sant'Antonio di Gallura
- Gamboni, A., Gamboni, T. (2006): Gallura, tesori nel granito, i minerali delle pegmatiti granitiche. Webber Editore, Sassari, 190 pp
  • Trentino-Alto Adige
    • Bolzano Province (South Tyrol)
      • Venosta Valley
        • Senales Valley (Schnals Valley)
Exel, R. (1987): Guida mineralogica del Trentino e del Sudtirolo. Athesia, Bolzano, 204 pp.
      • Vizze Valley (Pfitsch Valley)
Rocchetti, I. (1989): Note di Mineralogia italiana. Rivista Mineralogica Italiana, 4/1989, 237-238
        • San Giacomo
          • Vizze pass (Pfitsch pass)
Folie, K., P. Gentile, M. Hanke & I. Rocchetti (2010): Mineralien aus der Umgebung des Pfitscher Jochs in Südtirol (II). Mineralien-Welt 21 (4), 42-67.
Folie, K., P. Gentile, M. Hanke & I. Rocchetti (2010): Mineralien aus der Umgebung des Pfitscher Jochs in Südtirol (II). Mineralien-Welt 21 (4), 42-67.
  • Tuscany
    • Livorno Province
      • Elba Island
        • Campo nell'Elba
          • San Piero in Campo
F. Pezzotta, F.C. Hawthorne, M.A. Cooper, D.K. Teerstra (1996) - Fibrous foitite from S. Piero in Campo, Elba, Italy. - Canad. Min., 34: 741-744.
Orlandi, P., & Pezzotta, F. (1997). Minerali dell'Isola d'Elba. Edizioni Novecento Grafico, Bergamo, 249 pp.
          • Sant'Ilario in Campo
            • Catri
Lapis n1, 2005, "Der Oster Pegmatit"
        • Marciana Marina
    • Lucca Province
      • Apuan Alps
        • Stazzema
          • Mulina
            • Calcaferro
Duchi G., Franzini M., Giamello M., Orlandi P., Riccobono F., 1993. The iron-rich beryls of Alpi Apuane.Mineralogy, chemistry, fluid inclusion. N. Jb. Miner. Mh., 5: 193-207
          • Ponte Stazzemese
Orlandi & Dini, 2004. Die Mineralien der Buca della Vena-Mine, Apuaner Berge, Toskana (Italien). Lapis, 29, 1: 11-24.
Japan
 
  • Honshu Island
    • Chubu Region
      • Yamanashi Prefecture
        • Kinpuzan district
          • Kofu City
            • Otome mine (Mitake mine)
Kyoto University collection
    • Kanto Region
      • Ibaraki Prefecture
        • Makabe-gun
          • Makabe-machi
Ryoichi SADANAGA and Michiaki BUNNO (1974) THE WAKABAYASHI MINERAL COLLECTION Bulletin No. 7 The University Museum, The University of Tokyo
    • Kinki region
      • Hyogo Prefecture
        • Nishinomiya City
Field collected by Dr Ryuji Marumoto, 1999.
  • Kyushu Region
    • Saga Prefecture
      • Saga City
Uehara, S., et al (2014) MInerals from Kyushu and Yamaguchi. (Fukuoka Mineral Club, 355 pages)
Kazakhstan
 
  • Karagandy Province (Qaragandy Oblysy; Karaganda Oblast')
    • Akchatau (Aqshatau; Akschatau; Akchataul; Akshatau)
Evseev, A. A. (1995) Kazaknstan and Middle Asia. A brief Mineralogical Guide. World of Stone 8:24-30
http://geo.web.ru/druza/l-Kent.htm
Igor Savin data
Kenya
 
  • Eastern Province
  • Rift Valley Province
    • Samburu District
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Madagascar
 
  • Antananarivo Province
    • Analamanga Region
      • Ankazobe Pegmatite Field
        • Ankazobe District
ExtraLapis No. 23: 56-61 [German version]
    • Bongolava Region
      • Tsiroanomandidy District
        • Mahasolo Commune
          • Bemasoandro
Knut Edvard Larsen collection # M-403
    • Vakinankaratra Region
      • Betafo District
        • Fidirana Commune
Danet, F.,Schoor, M.,Boulliard, J-C., Neuville, D.R., Beyssac, O. and Bourgoin, V. (2012): Inclusions in Aquamarine from Ambatofotsikely, Madagascar. Gems & Gemology. Falls 2012. Volume 48, No. 3
Argulie M specimen
Knut Edvard Larsen collection #M-404
      • Sahatany Pegmatite Field (Mt Ibity area)
        • Sahatany Valley
Perry Silver specimen and photo, photo id 169190
  • Antsiranana Province
    • Sava Region (Northeastern Region)
      • Andapa District
        • Andapa Pegmatite Field
Pezzotta, F.(1999): Madagaskar. Das Paradies der Mineralien und Edelsteine. ExtraLapis nr 17, p.40-41 [German version]
  • Fianarantsoa Province
    • Amoron'i Mania Region
      • Ambatofinandrahana District
        • Mandrosonoro Commune
          • Ambatovita
Rocks & Minerals 82:146
Knut Edvard Larsen collection (# M-205, MM-1570)
    • Atsimo-Atsinanana Region
Spirifer Minerals specimens, 2009; Neuigkeiten aus Madagascar 2009. Mineralien Welt 21 (1): 41
De Ascenção Guedes, R., Chiappero, J. & Bayle, L.-D. (2012): Sainte-Marie-aux-Mines 2012. Le Règne Minéral. 106, 37-53 [p.44+47]
    • Horombe Region
      • Ihosy District
        • Sahambano Commune
Goujou, J.C. (2005): Inventaire minéralogique des zones prospectées:Sahambano-Mosalahy-Befanova-Manivala, y compris les secteurs méridionaux visités lors de la 2ème mission de terrain Ranotsara, Iakora. Rapport [http://fonjatany-mth.com/pdf/etudes/annexes_rapport.pdf]
Malawi
 
Mexico
 
  • Baja California (Baja California Norte; BC Norte)
    • Mun. de Ensenada
      • Rancho Los Pocitos
Rocks & Min.:63:456.; Panczner(1987):377.
    • Mun. de Tecate
Emerald and Other Beryls, John Sinkankas 1981, p.481
Mongolia
 
  • Khentii Aimag (Hentiy Aimag)
Jaroš O., Kýnický J. (2005): Nejkrásnější akvamaríny světa – potvrzená legenda stará 2000 let
  • Töv Aimag
    • Gorkhi massif (Ghorkhi massif)
Jindřich Kynický, Ondřej Jaroš. Drahé kameny miarolitických pegmatitů masívu Gorkhi v Mongolsku.
Mozambique
 
  • Zambezia Province
    • Alto Ligonha District
      • Mocuba District
António Manuel Ináçio Martins.
Dias, M. Bettencourt and Wilson, W. E., 2000, Mineralogical Record, 31:459-497.
Schappmann, J. (2005): Die gruben Morrua, Marropino und Maria III in der Pegmatitregion Alto Ligonha im Norden von Mozambique. Mineralien-Welt 16 (2): 34-46
Cilek, Vaclav, 1989, Industrial Minerals of Mozambique.
Geotrade Bohemia
    • Uape
Namibia
 
  • Erongo Region
Fluorite: The Collector's Choice. Extra Lapis English No. 9
    • Karibib District
Van King
      • Neuschwaben Farm 73 (Neu Schwaben)
Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, 508 pp. (in English)
Bezing, L. von, Bode, R. & Jahn, S. (2008): Namibia Minerals and Localities. Edition Schloss Freudenstein, Bode Verlag GmbH, Haltern, 825 pp. (in English)
      • Spitzkopje Area
www.namibiaminerals.com
Medenbach, O. (2001): Paul Ramdohr und die Stiepelmannsche Beryll-Fundstelle. – In: Namibia, Zauberwelt edler Steine und Kristalle, Haltern (Bode Verlag), 222pp., (p. 56-71) ;
      • Tsaobismund Farm 85
Contrib Mineral Petrol (1986) 92:502-517
Min Rec (2006) 37:361-470
      • Usakos
Cairncross, B. (2004) Field Guide To Rocks & Minerals Of Southern Africa: 51.
    • Omaruru District
- Cairncross, B. and U. Bahmann (2006) Famous Mineral Localities: The Erongo Mountains Namibia. Mineralogical Record 37, #5, page 457.
      • Etemba Farm 135
http://www.mineralienatlas.de/lexikon/index.php/Mineralienportrait/Fluorit/Namibia
Cairncross, B. (2004) Field Guide To Rocks & Minerals Of Southern Africa. 51.
      • Omaruru
Jahn, S. & Bast, R. (2006): Der Krantzberg bei Omaruru, Namibia, und die Mineralvorkommen in seiner Umgebung. Mineralien-Welt 17 (3), 32-48.; Min Rec (2006) 37:361-470
Nepal
 
  • Bheri Zone
Krishna P. Kaphle, Himalayan gemstones and their prospects in Nepal, 2011, http://kpkaphle.blogspot.com.es/2011/11/himalayan-gemstones-and-their-prospects.html
  • Gandaki Zone
Natural History Museum Vienna collection
  • Kosi Zone (Koshi Zone)
    • Sankhuwasabha District (Sankhuwa Sahba; Shankuwa-Sava)
      • Phakuwa
www.pegmatite.ru
  • Mechi Zone
Oleg Lopatkin specimens.
  • Seti Zone
    • Bajhang District
      • Chainpur
E.skalwold, Rochester mineralogical symposium 2013
Nigeria
 
Reiner Mielke
  • Kaduna State
Emeralds of the World English extraLapis Vol. 2 2002 pp52-59
  • Nassarawa State (Nasarawa State)
No reference listed
  • Plateau State
Tony H Gill
    • Nanarawa Eggon
Dan Weinrich specimen, Tucson 2010 ex Lloyd Tate collection
Norway
 
  • Aust-Agder
    • Iveland
      • Ljosland
Pedersen, R (ed) (2007): Iveland V: Gruvedrift. Iveland Bygdesogenemd, p 338
Collection of the Evje og Hornnes geomuseum, Fennefoss, # EHM_0597
Pedersen, R (ed) (2007): Iveland V: Gruvedrift. Iveland Bygdesogenemd. p.338
Collection of Iveland Municipality # IKM_435
  • Buskerud
    • Hurum
Atle Michalsen photo and specimen
Nordrum, F.S. (2012): Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2011-2012. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrifter. 49, 117-124
Nordrum, F.S. & Larsen, A.O.(1999): Einige neue Mineralfunde aus dem Gebiet Drammen-Holmestrand in Norwegen. MineralienWelt 10 (6):57-61
Nordrum, F. S. and Larsen, A.O. (1999): Einige neue Mineralfunde aus dem Gebiet Drammen-Holmestrand in Norwegen. Mineralien Welt nr 6, 57-61
      • Småskjer
Knut Edvard Larsen collection # MM-6505 ( Ex Rune Fjellvang)
    • Røyken
Nordrum, F.S. (1999): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 1998-1999. Bergverksmuseets Skrift 15: 87-90
Nordrum, F.S. (2012): Noen funn av mineraler i Norge 2011-2012. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrifter. 49, 117-124
  • Nordland
    • Meløy
      • Glomfjord
Kristiansen, R. (1999): Berylliummineraler i Norge. STEIN 26 (2),8-23
    • Tjeldsund
Paulsen, K. (2009): Litt om mineraler i Harstad og omegn. Harstad Geologiforening 1989-2009. Published by Harstad Geologiforening, 2009. p.9-11.
  • Sogn og Fjordane
    • Stryn
      • Strynefjellet
Garmo, T. T. (2013): Observasjonar frå det norske "Eklogitt-landet". Stein. 40 (4), 4-13
  • Vestfold
Larsen, S. & Bergtsrøm, T. (2004): Svelvik- Topas. STEIN 31(4), 11
Nordrum, F.S. (2007): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2006-2007. STEIN 34 (2): p.15-16
Nordrum, F.S. (2006): Nyfunn av mineraler i Norge 2005-2006. Norsk Bergverksmuseum Skrift. 33: 56-62
Pakistan
 
  • Gilgit-Baltistan (Northern Areas)
    • Astor District (Astore District)
      • Astor valley (Astore valley)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut); Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
    • Baltistan
      • Skardu District
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Rob Lavinsky
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut); Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
        • Braldu Valley
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut); Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut); Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut); Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
          • Dassu (Dasso; Dusso)
D. Blauwet; Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains and Majesty; Lapis International, 2004
Technical/ Sub – Sector Study On Gemstones In Baltistan, Northern Areas Gem Sector Development Project. Baltistan Culture & Development Foundation
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut);
transferred from "Shah Nassir Peak, Nyet, Shigar Valley, ..." wrong locality page.
www.exceptionalminerals.com
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
          • Chamachhu
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut); Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 36, Part 1, 1998, pp. 1-47.
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
No reference listed
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]; Technical/ Sub – Sector Study On Gemstones In Baltistan, Northern Areas Gem Sector Development Project. Baltistan Culture & Development Foundation
          • Alchuri (Alchori; Aschudi)
Van King
Jeff Scovil photo
          • Hachupa (Hashupi)
Dan Weinrich
Dudley Blauwet, Pakistan, Minerals, Mountains & Majesty, Lapis, 2004
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Specimen seen and bought by Aymeric Longi in Peshawar
No reference listed
    • Diamar District (Diamir District)
      • Chilas
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
    • Gilgit District
      • Haramosh Mts.
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut); Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
      • Hunza Valley
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut); Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Rob Lavinsky
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
[www.thamesvalleyminerals.com]; Canadian Mineralogist, Vol. 36, Part 1, 1998, pp. 1-47.
Rob Lavinsky
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
Dudley Blauwet, Bill Smith and Carol Smith (2004) Table of mineral localities of the northern areas of Pakistan and other selected sites. (in "Pakistan: Minerals, Mountains & Majesty", Lapis International, East Hampton, Connecticut)
  • Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (North-West Frontier Province)
    • Chitral District (Chitral valley)
Jan, M. Q., & Kazmi, A. H. (2008). Gemstones of Northern Pakistan and their plate tectonic configuration. Bulletin of Nepal Geological Society, Vol. 25, pp. 43–46
      • Lutkho Valley
Aymeric Longi met in Chitral the owner of two Aqua mines and got information from him.
Poland
 
  • Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie)
    • Karkonosze Mts (Karkonosze Massif)
      • Szklarska Poręba District
Eligiusz Szełęg collection
Portugal
 
  • Portalegre District
Rui Nunes - February 2007
      • Santa Maria da Devesa
Rui Nunes collection
  • Vila Real District
    • Montalegre
      • Cabril
Rui Nunes collection 2010
  • Viseu District
    • Mangualde
      • Chãs de Tavares
Pedro Alves collection.
      • Quintela de Azurara
    • Sátão
      • Ferreira de Aves
        • Aldeia Nova
Rui Nunes collection
      • Romãs
Rui Nunes and Pedro Alves collections
Russia
 
  • Eastern-Siberian Region
    • Transbaikalia (Zabaykalye)
      • Chitinskaya Oblast'
        • Nerchinsk (Nertschinsk)
          • Nerchinsk Gem mines
            • Adun-Cholon Range
P. Scalisi, D. Cook, (1983), Classic Mineral Localities of the World: Asia and Australia, Van Nostrand, pp150-160]
P. Scalisi, D. Cook, (1983), Classic Mineral Localities of the World: Asia and Australia, Van Nostrand, pp150-160]
Ref: E.Ya. Kievlenko, Geology of gems, 2003, p. 116
Ref: E.Ya. Kievlenko, Geology of gems, 2003, p. 116
Ref: E.Ya. Kievlenko, Geology of gems, 2003, p. 116
P. Scalisi, D. Cook, (1983), Classic Mineral Localities of the World: Asia and Australia, Van Nostrand, pp150-160
            • Borshchovochnyi Kryazh
P. Scalisi, D. Cook, (1983), Classic Mineral Localities of the World: Asia and Australia, Van Nostrand, pp150-160]
    • Middle Urals
      • Sverdlovskaya Oblast'
        • Ekaterinburg (Sverdlovsk)
          • Malyshevo
No reference listed
        • Yuzhakovo Village
          • Alabashka pegmatite field
http://webcenter.ru/~minbooks/murz_kaz.html
P. Lyckberg; Brigatti, M. F., Mottana, A., Malferrari, D., & Cibin, G. (2007). Crystal structure and chemical composition of Li-, Fe-, and Mn-rich micas. American Mineralogist, 92(8-9), 1395-1400.
    • Southern Urals
      • Chelyabinsk Oblast'
        • Ilmen Mts
          • Ilmen Natural Reserve
Bailey, J. C: Formation of cryolite and other aluminofluorides: A petrologic review. Bull. geol. Soc. Denmark, vol. 29, pp. 1-45. Copenhagen, June 10th, 1980.
        • Plast
          • Kochkar' District
http://www.pegmatite.ru/
            • Svetlyi
Igor Savin's data
Somaliland
 
Thomas R. Yager (2002) The Mineral Industries Of Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, And Somalia — 2002. U.S. Geological Survey Minerals Yearbook
  • Hargeisa (Hargeysa)
The 1995 ICA World Gemstone Mining Report/Part 1 ICA Gazette
Thomas R. Yager (2002) The Mineral Industries Of Djibouti, Eritrea, Ethiopia, And Somalia — 2002. U.S. Geological Survey Minerals Yearbook
South Korea
 
  • Chungcheongbukdo (Chungchong-pukto)
    • Chungju (Chung Won Kum; Chung-ju)
      • Angseong-myeon
        • Neungam-ri (Neung Am-ri; Noungam-ri)
Mitch Bogen collection
Spain
 
  • Extremadura
    • Badajoz
      • Valle de la Serena
José Rafael González López.
  • Galicia
    • Orense (Ourense)
      • Lovios
Sri Lanka
 
  • Sabaragamuwa Province
    • Ratnapura District
Econ Geol (1981) 76:733-738
Dissanayake, C. B., Chandrajith, R. O. H. A. N. A., & Tobschall, H. J. (2000). The geology, mineralogy and rare element geochemistry of the gem deposits of Sri Lanka. BULLETIN-GEOLOGICAL SOCIETY OF FINLAND, 72(1/2), 5-20.
      • Ratnapura
Econ Geol (1981) 76:733-738
Switzerland
 
  • Grischun (Grisons; Graubünden)
    • Bregaglia Valley (Bergell)
      • Forno Valley
Kuno Stoeckli
Kuno Stoeckli
    • Misox (Mesolcina Valley)
      • Verdabbio
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 75
    • Vorderrhein Valley
      • Tujetsch (Tavetsch)
        • Strem Valley
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 75
  • Ticino (Tessin)
    • Lago Maggiore
      • Brissago
Christian Bracke Collection
    • Leventina
      • Central St Gotthard Massif
        • St Gotthard pass area
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 75
    • Maggia Valley
      • Bavona Valley
        • Monte Basòdino
Lapis 29(9):34 (2004)
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 75-76
  • Wallis (Valais)
    • Binn Valley
Stalder, H. A., Wagner, A., Graeser, S. and Stuker, P. (1998): "Mineralienlexikon der Schweiz", Verlag Wepf & Co. (Basel), p. 75
Tajikistan
 
  • Viloyati Mukhtori Gorno-Badakhshan (Viloyati Badakhshoni Kuni)
    • Pamir Mts
      • Rangkul' Highlands
Oleg Lopatkin
Tanzania
 
  • Dar es Salaam Region
    • Uluguru Mts (Uruguru Mts)
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
UK
 
  • Northern Ireland
    • Co. Down
UKJMM Vol.29 p.21
Ukraine
 
  • Zhytomyr Oblast' (Zhitomir Oblast')
Oleg Lopatkin
USA
 
  • Alabama
    • Coosa Co.
      • Hissop
Sterrett, 1913. in USGS Mineral Resources of US for 1914, pp. 307-46
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
  • Arizona
    • Cochise Co.
      • Swisshelm Mts
        • Swisshelm District
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 133.
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 133; Meeves, H.C. (1966), Nonpegmatitic beryllium occurrence in Arizona, Colorado, New Mexico, Utah, and four adjacent states, US Bur. Mines Rept. Inv. 6828; Meeves, H.., et al (1966), Reconnaissance of beryllium-bearing pegmatite deposits in six western states, US Bur. Mines Info. Circ. 8298: 20 (Table A-1).
    • Yavapai Co.
      • Weaver Mts
        • Weaver Peak
Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 134.
  • California
    • Inyo Co.
      • Inyo Mts (Inyo Range)
        • Haystack Mountain (Haystack; Boulder Mountain; Kern Knob)
Griffis, R.A. (1987)
        • New York Butte (New York Peak)
Benson, W.T. (1962), Inyo beryl deposit, Inyo County, California: US Bureau Mines Report of Investigation 6013: 2-5; Pemberton, H. Earl (1983), Minerals of California; Van Nostrand Reinholt Press: 446.
    • Riverside Co.
      • Box Springs Mts
Sterrett, Douglas Bovard (1908), Gems and precious stones: Mineral Resources U.S., 1907, part 2: 799; Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 103.
      • Cahuilla District
        • Cahuilla
          • Bautista Canyon
Webb, R. W. 1942. Two Andalusite Pegmatites from Riverside County, California. The American Mineralogist. 28(11-12):581-593.
          • Cahuilla Mountain (Coahuila Mtn)
Gochenour, K. 1988. Black Tourmaline from Little Cahuilla Mountain, Riverside County, California. Rocks and Minerals, 63 (6): p. 440-444.; Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.
          • Juan Diego Flat
Callens, A. C. (1997) Rainbow Mine (Juan Diego) Mineral Report, Southern California Gem Industries.
          • Little Cahuilla Mountain
Osborn, P. (2006) Personal communication between Philip Osborn, Hemet CA. (discoverer/owner) and Scott L. Ritchie, SDMC; 07/25.
Sampson, R. J., Tucker, W. B. 1945. Mineral Resources of Riverside County; California Division of Mines & Geology, 41 (3); p. 165.
      • Nuevo
Murdoch, Joseph & Robert W. Webb (1966), Minerals of California, Centennial Volume (1866-1966): California Division Mines & Geology Bulletin 189: 103.
    • San Bernardino Co.
      • Yucca Valley
Earth's Treasures specimens, Tucson 2012
    • San Diego Co.
      • Aguanga Mountain District (Smith Mountain District)
        • Oak Grove
          • Aguanga Mountain
San Diego Mining Company (1998) Cordova, E. M., Ritchie, S. L., Polk, M. T.; Emeralite No. 2 (Ware) mine surface and U/G field analysis: March.
      • Jacumba District
        • Jacumba
          • Tule Mountain (Mount Tule; Tulley Mountain)
Todd, V. R. et al. 1987. Mineral Resources of the Sawtooth Mountains and Carrizo Gorge/ Eastern McCain Valley Wilderness Study Areas, San Diego County, California. U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1711-B, 26 p., maps.
Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau bulletin 37: p. 152.
Todd, V. R. et al. 1987. Mineral Resources of the Sawtooth Mountains and Carrizo Gorge/ Eastern McCain Valley Wilderness Study Areas, San Diego County, California. U.S. Geological Survey Bulletin 1711-B, 26 p., maps.; Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.
      • Mesa Grande District
        • Gem Hill
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 104.
Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau bulletin 37; pages 133-135.
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: 309 p., illus., maps.
        • Mesa Grande
Sinkankas, 1959.
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 211.; Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 211.
      • Pala District
        • Pala
          • Chief Mountain
            • Elizabeth R. Mine (Hazel W. claim)
Mauthner, M. H. F. (2008), The Forty-niner Pocket, Oceanview Mine, Pala District, San Diego County, California. Rocks & Minerals 83(4): 292-297.; Stephenson, J. (2007), Pala District Opens Wide: Oceanview Mine Strikes It Big. Mineral News: Pala International, Fallbrook, CA. December.
Reed, R. (1994), Discovery of 1300 gram etched aquamarine specimen near Elizabeth R. mine, Chief Mountain, Pala (as described during personal communication with Robert Lavinsky).: May.
personally collected
No reference listed
Merrill, F. J. H. 1914. Geology and Mineral Resources of San Diego and Imperial Counties: Gems, Lithia Minerals. California State Mining Bureau, San Francisco, Cal. California State Printing Office. Chapter 1, p. 69.
          • Hiriart Mountain (Hariat Mtn; Harriot Mtn; Heriart Mtn; Heriot Mtn; Hiriat Hill)
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 111.
Jahns, Richard Henry & Wright, Lauren A. (1951), Gem and lithium-bearing pegmatites of the Pala district, San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines Special Report 7-A: p. 31.
      • Ramona District
        • Ramona
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: pages 99, 105, 108; plate 5.
Foord, Eugene E. et al (1989), Mineralogy and Paragenesis of the Little Three Mine Pegmatites, Ramona District, San Diego County, California. Mineralogical Record, 20(2): p. 106.; Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.
Foord, Eugene E. et al (1989), Mineralogy and Paragenesis of the Little Three Mine Pegmatites, Ramona District, San Diego County, California. Mineralogical Record, 20(2): p. 119.
San Diego Mining Company, 1995-1997.
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: pages 87, 98, 112; plate 5.
Kunz, G. F. 1905. Gems, jeweler's materials, and ornamental stones of California. California State Mining Bureau bulletin 37: p. 146-47.
      • Rincon District
        • Rincon
          • Ditch Mountain
Hanley, J. B. 1951. Economic Geology of the Rincon Pegmatites, San Diego County, California. Department of Natural Resources, California Division of Mines, Special Report 7B: p 23.
          • Rincon Mountain
Hanley, J. B. 1951. Economic Geology of the Rincon Pegmatites, San Diego County, California. Department of Natural Resources, California Division of Mines, Special Report 7B: p. 23-24, illus., maps.
Weber, F. H. 1963. Geology and mineral resources of San Diego County, California. California Division of Mines and Geology, County Report 3: p. 106, illus., maps.; Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.
Fisher, J. 2002. Gem and rare-element pegmatites of southern California. Mineralogical Record, Vol. 33: p. 389-390.; Jesse Fisher (2011) Mines and Minerals of the Southern California Pegmatite Province. Rocks & Minerals 86:14-34.
      • Warner Springs District
        • Chihuahua Valley
John Paige, Bill Larsen
Gochenour, K. 2002. Personal communication with S. L. Ritchie, SDMC, 2002. Tustin, Orange County, CA; March.
Ritchie, S. 2000. History of the Carmelita Gem Mine in the 20th Century. Southern California Gem Industries web publication: July.
Page, J. 2009. Details of the Green Cloud mine workings of the Blue Chihuahua (Blue Dog) pegmatite deposit, January. Text and photographs [http://www.mindat.org/mesg-5-121890.html].
        • Warner Springs
Min.Rec.: 33(5): 363-407. Min News 20:2 p8 ; http://www.minsocam.org/MSA/Special/Pig/PIG_articles/Cryo_Genie_Rpt9.pdf; Geological Society of America Abstracts with Programs, Vol. 36, No. 5, p. 44
Mueller, Richard S. (2007)
  • Colorado
    • Chaffee Co.
      • La Plata District (Winfield District)
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
      • Monarch District
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Colorado Central Magazine 30:13 (1996)
        • East Face
Rocks & Minerals 80:3 pp198-199
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckels, E. B.
      • Nathrop
        • Upper Browns Creek area
("Minerals of Colorado, updated & revised", by Eckel, Edwin B., 1997); P. G. Worcester (1919) Molybdenum Deposits of Colorado. Bulletin 14 - Colorado Geological Survey
    • Clear Creek Co.
      • Floyd Hill
Minerals of Colorado (1997) Eckel, E. B.
    • Fremont Co.
      • Texas Creek Area
Pearl, 1958. Colorado Gem Trails & Mineral Guide
    • Gunnison Co.
      • Quartz Creek Pegmatite District
American Mineralogist (1936): 20: 319-333
  • Connecticut
    • Fairfield Co.
      • Redding (Reading)
        • Branchville
Rocks & Minerals. Vol. 70. No. 6; Rocks & Minerals (1995) 70:396-409
    • Hartford Co.
      • Glastonbury
        • East Glastonbury
Rocks & Min.: 70:379 Jarnot (1995)
        • South Glastonbury
Rocks & Min., May 1998; Betts, John. (1999): The Quarries and Minerals of the Dayton Road District, South Glastonbury, Connecticut. Rocks and Minerals. Volume 74, Number 2. pp. 110-121.
    • Litchfield Co.
      • New Milford
        • Upper Merryall
Elwell, Wilbur. (1937): Some Old Localities in Connecticut. Rocks and Minerals, vol 12, no. 9, pp. 270-1.; Rocks & Minerals (1995) 70:396-409
    • Middlesex Co.
      • East Hampton (Chatham)
USGS Prof Paper 255
      • Haddam
Williams, Horace S. (circa 1945): Article for New York Society of Mineralogists. Brainerd Public Library, Haddam, Connecticut.
        • Haddam Neck
Schooner, Richard. (1958) THE MINERALOGY OF THE PORTLAND-EAST HAMPTON-MIDDLETOWN-HADDAM AREA IN CONNECTICUT (With a few notes on Glastonbury and Marlborough); Scovil, Jeffrey A. (1992): Famous Mineral Localities: the Gillette Quarry, Haddam Neck, Connecticut. (Mineralogical Record, 23(1):19-28.)
Harold Moritz collection
Harold Moritz collection
Harold Moritz collection
Williams, Horace S. (circa 1945): Article for New York Society of Mineralogists. Brainerd Public Library, Haddam, Connecticut.
      • Middletown
        • White Rock District (White Rocks District)
Harold Moritz collection
      • Portland
Cameron, Eugene N., Larrabee David M., McNair, Andrew H., Page, James T., Stewart, Glenn W., and Shainin, Vincent E. (1954), Pegmatite Investigations 1942-45 New England. USGS Professional Paper 255.; Schooner, Richard. (1958), The Mineralogy of the Portland-East Hampton-Middletown-Haddam Area in Connecticut (With a few notes on Glastonbury and Marlborough). Published by Richard Schooner; Ralph Lieser of Pappy’s Beryl Shop, East Hampton; and Howard Pate of Fluorescent House, Branford, Connecticut.; Cross, L. M. (1987), A New Occurrence of Beryl at Case Quarries, Portland, Connecticut. Rocks & Minerals: 62(2): 116-7.
        • Collins Hill
USGS Prof Paper 255
          • Strickland pegmatite (Strickland-Cramer Quarry; Strickland-Cramer Mine; Strickland-Cramer Feldspar-Mica Quarries)
Rocks & Min.: 12: 141-143.
Schooner, Richard. (1955): 90 Minerals from 1 Connecticut Hill. Rocks & Minerals: 30(7-8): 351-8.; Schooner, Richard. (1958): The Mineralogy of the Portland-East Hampton-Middletown-Haddam Area in Connecticut (With a few notes on Glastonbury and Marlborough). Published by Richard Schooner; Ralph Lieser of Pappy’s Beryl Shop, East Hampton; and Howard Pate of Fluorescent House, Branford, Connecticut.
Jarnot (1995) Connecticut Gems & Gem Minerals
  • Delaware
    • New Castle Co.
      • Wilmington
Delaware Geological Survey
  • Georgia
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
    • Elbert Co.
Minerals of Georgia: Their properties and occurrences. Robert Cook GGWRD Bull 92
    • Jackson Co.
Minerals of Georgia: Their properties and occurrences. Robert Cook GGWRD Bull 92
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Mineralogical Record 22:382
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
    • Pickens Co.
      • Tate
Minerals of Georgia: Their properties and occurrences. Robert Cook GGWRD Bull 92
    • Rabun Co.
Minerals of Georgia: Their properties and occurrences. Robert Cook GGWRD Bull 92
    • Spalding Co.
Minerals of Georgia: Their properties and occurrences. Robert Cook GGWRD Bull 92
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
      • La Grange
Barwood, H., and R. B. Cook, 2006, The Hogg Estate or Mineral Processing mine, LaGrange, Troup County, Georgia. Rocks and Minerals v. 81, p.180 – 186. Cook, R.B., 1978, Minerals of Georgia-Their Properties and Occurrences. Georgia Geological Survey Bulletin 92, 189 p.
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Gems and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
  • Idaho
    • Boise Co.
      • Atlanta Area
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
W.C. van Laer: the Sawtooth batholith, mindat 2009
    • Clearwater Co.
      • Pierce City District
        • Pierce Divide occurrence
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
      • Weippe District (Musselshell District)
        • Weippe
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Custer Co.
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
W.C. van Laer, 2009
    • Elmore Co.
      • Glens Peak area
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
      • Prairie Area
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
      • Rocky Bar District
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
R&M 70:4 pp 242-263
Wm. C. van Laer.
      • Snowyside Peak area
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
    • Gem Co.
      • Ola
Ream, Lanny R. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
    • Latah Co.
Seaman, 1976. Pegmatite Minerals of the World
    • Lemhi Co.
Ream, Lanny L. 2004. Idaho Minerals, 2nd edition, Revised and Updated
      • Blackbird District
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Dake, 1956. NW Gem Trails, 2nd ed.
Rocks & Min. 70:246
  • Maine
    • Androscoggin Co.
      • Auburn
        • East Mount Apatite District
Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd Ed." by Thompson, W.B., et.al., 1998
"Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd Ed." by Thompson, W.B., et.al., 1998
        • West Mount Apatite District
No reference listed
Rocks and Minerals, (1997) 72:44-48]
No reference listed
      • Minot
Daniel Russell
      • Poland
King, V. T. and Foord, E. E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, Descriptive Mineralogy, volume 1, Maine Geological Survey, Augusta, Maine, USA, pp. 418 + 88 plates.
    • Cumberland Co.
      • Brunswick
"Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd Ed." by Thompson, W.B., et.al., 1998
      • Freeport
King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of maine, volume 1.
    • Lincoln Co.
      • Edgecomb
"Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd Ed." by Thompson, W.B., et.al., 1998
    • Oxford Co.
      • Albany
"Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd Ed." by Thompson, W.B., et.al., 1998
King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
No reference listed
King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
      • Andover
Van King
      • Buckfield
King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1, King, V. (ed.), 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 2.
No reference listed
King & Foord, 1994. Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1.; King and Foord, 2000, Addenda to Volume 1, Mineralogy of Maine, v. 2.; King, V. and Foord, E., 1994, 2000, Mineralogy of Maine, V. 1., V.2
Van King
      • Fryeburg
No reference listed
      • Gilead
No reference listed
King, V. (ed.), 2009, Maine feldspar, Families, and Feuds
      • Greenwood
Mineral News (1993) 9:2 p. 8
        • Uncle Tom Mountain
USGS Bull 445
      • Hebron
No reference listed
No reference listed
No reference listed
      • Lovell
No reference listed
No reference listed
      • Newry
King, V. T., 2006, Minerals of Halls Ridge and Plumbago-Puzzle Mountain, Newry, ... Maine, Mineral News, v. 22(6): p. 1-3.
Sawyer Gloden
      • Paris
No reference listed
No reference listed
No reference listed
      • Rumford
No reference listed
Tim Blake, Lookout Mine Owner
No reference listed
[www.johnbetts-fineminerals.com]
Van king; Barton, W. & C. E. Goldsmith (1968) New England Beryllium investigations. US Bureau Mines RI 7070
No reference listed
No reference listed
No reference listed
      • Stow
        • Deer Hill
No reference listed
        • Wiley Mountain
No reference listed
      • Sumner
No reference listed
      • Waterford
Van King
    • Sagadahoc Co.
      • Georgetown
Gary Howard
Van King
      • Topsham
No reference listed
No reference listed
"Maine Mineral Localities, 3rd Ed." by Thompson, W.B., et.al., 1998
Bastin, Edson Sunderland (1911) Geology of the pegmatites and associated rocks of Maine, including feldspar, quartz, mica, and gem deposits. USGS Bulletin 445.
  • Maryland
    • Baltimore City
MacFall, 1951. Gem Hunter's Guide, 1st ed.
  • Massachusetts
    • Hampden Co.
      • Blandford
"Western Massachusetts Mineral Localities" by Plante, A.R., Valley Geology Press, 1992
    • Worcester Co.
      • Fitchburg
Dana, James D. (1854). A System of Mineralogy, 4th ed.
Emerson, B.K. Geology of Massachusetts and Rhode Island, 1917. (USGS Bulletin 597), p.237
      • Royalston
Caswell, L. and Cross, F. W. (1917). The History of the Town of Royalston, Massachusetts.
Dana, James D. (1844): A System of Mineralogy, 2nd edition.
  • Montana
    • Beaverhead Co.
      • Calvert Hill District
http://www.lrream.com/montanaskarns.html; Am Min 51:502-503
  • New Hampshire
    • Cheshire Co.
      • Alstead
USGS Prof Paper 255
Rocks & Min. 65:302; Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
www.toveco.com
      • Gilsum
Nicolay & Stone (1967), Rocks & Minerals: A Guide For Collectors of the Eastern US, p.80
    • Grafton Co.
      • Alexandria
No reference listed
No reference listed
Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index; USGS Prof Paper 255
      • Grafton
Morrill, P., 1960, New Hampshire Mines and Mineral Localities.; Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
      • Groton
Whitmore and Lawrence, 2004. The Pegmatite Mines Known As Palermo, p.180.
Rocks & Min. 80:251
USGS Prof Paper 255
Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
Rocks & Min. 65:359; Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
      • Orange
Rocks & Minerals (2005) 80:242-261 New Hampshire Mineral Locality Index
      • Rumney
        • East Rumney
Rob Lavinsky (ex. Robert Whitmore specimen)
      • Wentworth
Cameron, et. al. 1954. Pegmatite Investigations 1942-45 New England.; USGS Prof Paper 255
    • Hillsborough Co.
      • Goffstown
Valade, Vincent (2002). Goffstown: Gold, Silver, Aquamarine, and Maybe Even Diamonds (Crystals and Cabs, Vol. 2, no. 8).
Valade, Vincent (2002). Goffstown: Gold, Silver, Aquamarine, and Maybe Even Diamonds (Crystals and Cabs, Vol. 2, no. 8).
    • Merrimack Co.
      • Danbury
Sinkankas, 1989. Emerald & Other Beryls, p.555
    • Strafford Co.
      • Strafford
        • Parker Mountain
No reference listed
Morrill, 1960. NH Mines and Mineral Localities.
    • Sullivan Co.
      • Acworth
Jeremy Zolan Collection; USGS Prof Paper 255; USGS Prof Paper 353
No reference listed
      • Newport
No reference listed
      • Springfield
Morrill, 1960. NH Mines and Mineral Localities.
Morrill, 1960. NH Mines and Mineral Localities.
  • New Mexico
    • Cibola Co.
NEW MEXICO GEOLOGY November 2004, Volume 26, Number 4
    • Rio Arriba Co.
      • Petaca District
        • Alamos area
Edward C. Bingler (1968) Geology and Mineral Resources of Rio Arriba County, New Mexico. NMBMGR Bulletin 81; Jahns, R. H., (1946) Mica Deposits of the Petaca District, Rio Arriba County, New Mexico, with Brief Descriptions of the Ojo Caliente District, Rio Arriba County, and the Elk Mountain District, San Miguel County. NMBMGR Bulletin 25.
The Minerals of New York City & Its Environs, New York Mineralogical Club Bull. Vol. 3, No. 1, Manchester, J.G. (1931): 84.
    • New York City
      • Staten Island (Richmond Co.)
Jeremy Zolan collection
    • Westchester Co.
The Minerals of New York City & Its Environs, New York Mineralogical Club Bull., Vol. 3, No. 1, Manchester, J.G. (1931): 65.
  • North Carolina
    • Alexander Co.
      • Hiddenite
Rocks & Min.:60:84.
Speer,Wade Edward.,(2008) Emerald Crystal Pockets Of The Hiddenite District Alexander Co., North Carolina:The Geological Society of America
Kunz, G. F. 1907. History of the Gems found in North Carolina: Beryl Gems and Spodumene (Hiddenite). North Carolina Geological and Economic Survey, Bulletin No. 12. Chapter 6, pages 37-48.
    • Ashe Co.
      • Beaver Creek
Stanley,Ruth P.,(1968) Treasures Beneath My Feet in Ashe County,North Carolina:Rocks and Minerals,March 1968,pp.184-204
Pratt,Joseph Hyde.,1933,Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina:American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
Gema and Minerals of America- Jay Ellis Ransom-1974
Pratt,Joseph Hyde.,1933,Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina: American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
    • Cleveland Co.
      • Shelby
        • (Tarper Mine)
          • Old Plantation Mine
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
Pratt,Joseph Hyde.,(1933) Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina; American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
Pratt,Joseph Hyde.,1933,Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina:American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
      • Cashiers
Richard James Jacquot,Jr.,2003,Rock,Gem,and Mineral Collecting Sites In Western Nortn Carolina, pg # 147
Pratt,Joseph Hyde.,(1933) Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina:American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
Pratt,Joseph Hyde.,(1933) Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina:American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
Kunz,George Frederick (1907) History Of The Gems Found In North Carolina;NCGS Bulletin No.12
    • Mitchell Co.
      • Grassy Creek
Genth,F.A and Kerr,W.C ,1881,Minerals and Mineral Localities of North Carolina,Geologic Survey, North Carolina
Brobst,Donald A.,(1962) Geology of the Spruce Pine District Avery, Mitchell, and Yancey Counties North Carolina:Geological Survey Bulletion 1122-A
      • Spruce Pine District
        • Grassy Creek
MacFall, 1951. Gem Hunter's Guide, 1st ed.
        • Spruce Pine
Streeter,Michael,2003, A Rockhounding Guide to North Carolinas Blue Ridge Mountains; American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933 pp 148-159
          • Greasy Creek Township
Pratt,Joseph Hyde.,(1933) Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina:American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
[MinRec 27:289-290]
Pratt,Joseph Hyde.,(1933) Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina :American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
Pratt,Joseph Hyde.,(1933) Gems and Gem Minerals of North Carolina:American Mineralogist,Vol.18,No.4,April,1933
    • Yancey Co.
      • Spruce Pine District
        • Burnsville
          • Hurricane Mountain
Rocks & Min.: 60:99.
        • Celo
          • Micaville
Rocks & Min.: 60:99.
  • Pennsylvania
    • Chester Co.
      • Newlin Township
Seaman, 1976. Pegmatite Minerals of the World
    • Delaware Co.
      • Ridley Township
MacFall, 1951. Gem Hunter's Guide, 1st ed.
  • Rhode Island
    • Providence Co.
Rocks & Minerals: Feb. 1937
      • Smithfield
Miller, 1972. Minerals of Rhode Island, p.33
    • Washington Co.
      • Narragansett
Michael W. Kieron collection
  • South Carolina
    • Abbeville Co.
Rob Lavinsky (ex. Brian Kosnar specimen)
    • Anderson Co.
MacFall, 1951. Gem Hunter's Guide, 1st ed.
  • South Dakota
Jay Ellis Ransom,1974, Gems and Minerals of America
Jay Ellis Ransom, 1974, Gems and Minerals of America
Jay Ellis Ransom,1974, Gems and Minerals of America
  • Texas
    • Burnet Co.
Self-collected by Franklin Roberts
    • El Paso Co.
R&M 66:3 pp 196-224
  • Utah
    • Juab Co.
      • Deep Creek Mts
R&M 68:5 p306-319
      • Ibapah Mts
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
    • Tooele Co.
      • Elephant Knoll
MacFall, 1951. Gem Hunter's Guide, 1st ed.
UGMS Bull 117 Minerals and Mineral Localities of Utah
      • Spring Creek
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.
  • Virginia
    • Amelia Co.
      • Amelia (Amelia Court House)
Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
Rocks & Min.: 20:264; 60: 165.
Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
      • Rhodophil
Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
      • Winterham
Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
      • Charlotte-Cumberland
Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
    • Spotsylvania Co.
      • Brokenburg
Minerals of Virginia, 1990 by R. V. Dietrich
  • Wisconsin
    • Marathon Co.
[MinRec 12:95]
  • Wyoming
    • Fremont Co.
Rocks & Minerals 76:386
    • Johnson Co.
http://www.stormme56.vcn.com/
Vietnam
 
Colored Stone Magazine, Nov.-Dec. 2005, “World Mining Report” by Austin, Beard, Elmoroe, Woudenberg, Zbrowski.
  • Nghe An Province (Nghe Tinh Province)
Robert Lavinsky specimens
Nguyôn Kinh Quèc, Nguyôn Quúnh Anh () Aquamarine, Beryl And Possibility Of Finding Emerald And Alexandrite In Việt Nam. Generations, 41, 50-58.
  • Phu Tho Province
Nguyôn Kinh Quèc, Nguyôn Quúnh Anh () Aquamarine, Beryl And Possibility Of Finding Emerald And Alexandrite In Việt Nam. Generations, 41, 50-58.
Nguyôn Kinh Quèc, Nguyôn Quúnh Anh () Aquamarine, Beryl And Possibility Of Finding Emerald And Alexandrite In Việt Nam. Generations, 41, 50-58.
Nguyôn Kinh Quèc, Nguyôn Quúnh Anh () Aquamarine, Beryl And Possibility Of Finding Emerald And Alexandrite In Việt Nam. Generations, 41, 50-58.
Nguyôn Kinh Quèc, Nguyôn Quúnh Anh () Aquamarine, Beryl And Possibility Of Finding Emerald And Alexandrite In Việt Nam. Generations, 41, 50-58.
  • Thanh Hoa Province
Pham Van Long, Gaston Giuliani, Virginie Garnier, Daniel Ohnenstetter (2004) Gemstones in Vietnam. The Australian Gemmologist Volume 22, Number 4, October–December 2004
Shigley, J. E., Laurs, B. M., Janse, A. J. A., Elen, S., & Dirlam, D. M. (2010). Gem Localities of the 2000s. Gems & Gemology, 46(3).
Zambia
 
  • Eastern Province
    • Chipata District
      • Lukusuzi National Park
The 1995 ICA World Gemstone Mining Report/Part 1 ICA Gazette
Zimbabwe
 
  • Mashonaland
Bruce Cairncross (2004) Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals of Southern Africa
  • Mashonaland East
    • Mutoko District (Mtoko District)
Bruce Cairncross (2004) Field Guide to Rocks and Minerals of Southern Africa
Anonymous (1995). Beryl. Zimbabwe Geological Survey, Mineral Resources Survey No. 6
  • Mashonaland West
    • Karoi District (Urungwe; Hurungwe District)
Cairncross, B. (2004) Field Guide To Rocks & Minerals Of Southern Africa: 51.
Bartholomew, D. S. (1990). Base metal and industrial mineral deposits of Zimbabwe. Zimbabwe Geological Survey, Mineral Resources Survey No. 22
Foord, E.E.; Taggert jr., J.E.; Gaines, R.V.; Grubb, P. L.C & Kristiansen, R. (1986): Zimbabweite, a new alkali-lead-arsenic tantalate from St. Anns mine, Karoi District, Zimbabwe. Bulletin Minéralogie, 109: 331-336; Extra Lapis English 14:58-59
Cairncross, B. (2004) Field Guide To Rocks & Minerals Of Southern Africa
Mineral and/or Locality  
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