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Washington Co., Idaho, USA - Photo Gallery

T8M-8M6Chalcedony (Var: Agate) : SiO2

Beacon Hill, Washington Co., Idaho, USA

A 6.1cm agate with unknown green "moss". Photographed by Karl Volkman. Collected by and in the collection of Donald Volkman
Copyright: © Don Volkman 2/7/08      Photo ID: 149655     Uploaded by: Karl Volkman   View Count: 655   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3072 x 2002 pixels (6.2 Mpix)

GXU-3YFQuartz : SiO2, Chalcedony (Var: Agate) : SiO2

Beacon Hill, Washington Co., Idaho, USA

A 7.8cm quartz nodule with unknown green "moss" rind, blue agate shell, and white agate layers showing the orientation of the nodule as the agate deposited. Photographed by Karl Volkman. Collected by and in the collection of Donald Volkman
Copyright: © Don Volkman 2/24/08      Photo ID: 152250     Uploaded by: Karl Volkman   View Count: 491   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2946 x 2017 pixels (5.9 Mpix)

L3K-KXEChalcedony (Var: Agate) : SiO2, Chalcedony (Var: Moss Agate)

Beacon Hill, Washington Co., Idaho, USA

A 3.1cm agate with unknown green "moss". Photographed by Karl Volkman. Collected by and in the collection of Donald Volkman
Copyright: © DOn Volkman 4/24/08      Photo ID: 152248     Uploaded by: Karl Volkman   View Count: 598   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2200 x 2200 pixels (4.8 Mpix)

AFM-87MChalcedony (Var: Agate) : SiO2, Chalcedony (Var: Moss Agate), Quartz : SiO2

Beacon Hill, Washington Co., Idaho, USA

A 9.4cm agate with unknown green "moss" and a center of quartz. Photographed by Karl Volkman. Collected by and in the collection of Donald Volkman
Copyright: © Don Volkman 2/24/08      Photo ID: 152249     Uploaded by: Karl Volkman   View Count: 359   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2216 x 2881 pixels (6.4 Mpix)

R5Q-JTHChalcedony (Var: Agate) : SiO2, Chalcedony (Var: Moss Agate), Quartz : SiO2

Beacon Hill, Washington Co., Idaho, USA

A 6.2cm agate nodule with unknown green "moss", micro quartz druzy in the center pocket, and white agate layers showing the orientation of the nodule as the agate deposited. Photographed by Karl Volkman. Collected by and in the collection of Donald Volkman
Copyright: © Don Volkman 2/24/08      Photo ID: 152252     Uploaded by: Karl Volkman   View Count: 361   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2153 x 2499 pixels (5.4 Mpix)

DH3-LTNGarnet : X3Z2(SiO4)3 , Chlorite Group

Iron Mountain District, Washington Co., Idaho, USA

Garnet dodecahedrons with small clusters of chlorite crystals. Alan Goldstein specimen and photo.
Copyright: © Alan Goldstein      Photo ID: 206183     Uploaded by: Alan Goldstein   View Count: 321   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1035 x 1288 pixels (1.3 Mpix)

TEE-GWHChalcedony (Var: Agate) : SiO2, Quartz : SiO2

Beacon Hill, Washington Co., Idaho, USA

An 8.9cm long specimen cut and polished by Terry Maples showing flat banding in the lower left indicating how the pocket was situated in the matrix, and with a crystalline center.

Scanned and in the collection of Karl Volkman

Copyright: © Karl Volkman 3/01/09      Photo ID: 215610     Uploaded by: Karl Volkman   View Count: 456   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 766 x 396 pixels (0.3 Mpix)

selenite locality near Weiser, Idaho

Highway 95, Weiser, Washington Co., Idaho, USA

roadcut north of Weiser, Idaho has gypsum, var. selenite crystals
site is now posted "No Digging"
Copyright: © BT      Photo ID: 252263     Uploaded by: Bill Tompkins   View Count: 334   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 451 x 338 pixels (0.2 Mpix)

Q9H-L6XGypsum : CaSO4·2H2O

Highway 95, Weiser, Washington Co., Idaho, USA

Gypsum var. selenite from the roadcuts north
of Weiser, Washington Co., Idaho
crystal cluster is 1.3 inches x .8 inch
Bill Tompkins specimen and photo
Copyright: © BT      Photo ID: 256218     Uploaded by: Bill Tompkins   View Count: 218   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1267 x 991 pixels (1.3 Mpix)

60L-WTDGypsum : CaSO4·2H2O

Highway 95, Weiser, Washington Co., Idaho, USA

Gypsum var. selenite cluster
from the roadcuts north of
Weiser, Washington Co., Idaho
cluster is 1.2 inches x .3 inch
Bill Tompkins specimen and photo
Copyright: © BT      Photo ID: 256220     Uploaded by: Bill Tompkins   View Count: 358   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1081 x 745 pixels (0.8 Mpix)
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