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About Gianfranco Ciccolini

Registered member since 22nd May 2006

Gianfranco Ciccolini has uploaded:
985 Mineral Photos
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3XC-5MUTitanite : CaTi(SiO4)O, Clinochlore : (Mg,Fe2+)5Al(AlSi3O10)(OH)8

Faiallo Pass, Urbe, Savona Province, Liguria, Italy

Field of View: 13.5 mm
Largest Crystal Size: 7.5 mm

Tabular crystals, creamy yellow, of titanite, with crystals pseudo hexagonal, dark green, of clinochlore. Collection and photo of Gianfranco Ciccolini. Nikon D610, bellows, Schneider - Kreuznach 135 mm; f: 5.6. Focal using 11
Photo ID: 700531     Uploaded by: Gianfranco Ciccolini   View Count: 62   Approval status: Pending approval    Type: Photo - 3936 x 2624 pixels (10.3 Mpix)

HA1-AYPSphalerite : ZnS, Chalcopyrite : CuFeS2, Siderite : FeCO3

Multiple photos available
Bottino Mine, Stazzema, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

Field of View: 9 mm
Largest Crystal Size: 3.5 mm

A nice crystal of sphalerite, dark brown in color, with faces of rhombic dodecahedron and faces of the tetrahedron (triangle), with crystal chlacopyrite, rather flattened, reddish to weathering and reddish crystals of siderite. Collected by Stefano Magnanelli in the month of September 2014. Collection and photo of Gianfranco Ciccolini. Nikon D610, bellows, Scheider Kreuznach Componon 80 mm; f: 5.6. Focal using 7.
Photo ID: 690970     Uploaded by: Gianfranco Ciccolini   View Count: 120   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3936 x 2624 pixels (10.3 Mpix)

U72-D8LMiargyrite : AgSbS2, Baumstarkite : AgSbS2

San Genaro Mine, Castrovirreyna District, Castrovirreyna Province, Huancavelica Department, Peru

Field of View: 7 mm
Largest Crystal Size: 3 mm

Group of crystals blacks of miargyrite (erected on the matrix) with baumstarkite, with typical shape of a "V".
Photo ID: 687160     Uploaded by: Gianfranco Ciccolini   View Count: 70   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4288 x 2848 pixels (12.2 Mpix)

21H-N84Euchroite : Cu2(AsO4)(OH)·3H2O

Multiple photos available
Svätodušná deposit, Ľubietová, Banská Bystrica Co., Banská Bystrica Region, Slovakia

Field of View: 8 mm
Largest Crystal Size: 3.8 mm

A beautiful crystal, distinct, erected on the matrix euchroite (from greek, meaning "beautiful color"). Collection and photo of Gianfranco Ciccolini. Nikon D90, bellows, Scheider Kreuznach Componon 80 mm; f: 5.6. Focal using 7
Photo ID: 685652     Uploaded by: Gianfranco Ciccolini   View Count: 97   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4288 x 2848 pixels (12.2 Mpix)

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