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Registered member joined prior to 15th Oct 2005 (unrecorded)

David Soler has uploaded:
268 Mineral Photos
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KEA-PUVMicrocline : KAlSi3O8, Quartz : SiO2

Mas Sever Quarry, Massabè, Sils, La Selva, Girona, Catalonia, Spain

A specimen showing a Baveno twin (left) with two attached small quartz crystals, a non-penetrating Carlsbad twin (front) and an untwinned crystal of microcline. Biggest crystal (Baveno twin) measures 1.5 cm long. David Soler specimen and photo, 2006.
Copyright: © David Soler      Photo ID: 53814     Uploaded by: David Soler   View Count: 833   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 430 x 576 pixels (0.2 Mpix)

21H-XQ1Chrysotile : Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4

Gualba quarries, Gualba, Vallès Oriental, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Chrysotile fibrous veins in serpentinized marble. Sample size 7x5 cm. David Soler specimen and photo.
Copyright: © D. Soler      Photo ID: 16446     Uploaded by: David Soler   View Count: 1213   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 502 x 600 pixels (0.3 Mpix)

4HR-YGNGrossular : Ca3Al2(SiO4)3

Costabonne Mines, Prats-de-Mollo-la Preste, Pyrénées-Orientales, Languedoc-Roussillon, France

Grossular (var. Hessonite) rombododecahedron, 1,5 cm. Overall sample size 5x3 cm. David Soler specimen and photo.
Copyright: © David Soler      Photo ID: 16597     Uploaded by: David Soler   View Count: 942   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 800 x 618 pixels (0.5 Mpix)

2ND-JC7Almandine : Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3

Buviknakken, Buvika, Sørfold, Nordland, Norway

3,5 cm dodecahedron on mica schist matrix. David Soler specimen and photo.
Copyright: © David Soler      Photo ID: 19976     Uploaded by: David Soler   View Count: 978   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 640 x 617 pixels (0.4 Mpix)

KT6-T93Benitoite : BaTi(Si3O9)

California State Gem Mine, Dallas Gem Mine area, San Benito River headwaters area, New Idria District, Diablo Range, San Benito Co., California, USA

Typical crystal from this locality, 5 mm. David Soler specimen and photo.
Copyright: © David Soler      Photo ID: 20014     Uploaded by: David Soler   View Count: 953   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 316 x 266 pixels (0.1 Mpix)

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