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Denver 2016 - Fine Mineral Show

Last Updated: 15th Sep 2016

By Jolyon & Katya Ralph

This is a LIVE report, keep this page loaded for live updates - new images will appear as they are added.

At the fine mineral show - for those who don't like coarse minerals.

Ludmila and Anna from mineralogical almanac

The latest issue.

Barnett Fine Minerals have this blue wulfenite from Tsumeb

Skeletal amethyst from Nigeria - Barnett fine minerals

Topaz from Teixerinha mine, Brazil - Saphira minerals specimen

Rubellite from Genepapo mine, Brazil - Saphira minerals

Liddicoatite from madagascar - Saphira minerals

Two great Bisbee specimens, front cuprite and rear Azurite - Don Olson

Fluorite from Weardale - IC Minerals

Olivenite on Gartrellite from Tsumeb , IC Minerals / Geokrazy

Some huge quartz from Avant Mining, Arkansas

You don't often see great dolomite specimens - here's one from Kosovo - Fine Minerals International

Valentinite from China - Mineral Classics

Large Dioptase on calcite from Altyn Tube, Kazakhstan - Bergmann Minerals

Lazulite - Stonetrust

Great new tourmaline from Morocco - Spirifer minerals

The 'accident piece' - Spirifer Minerals

Now watching presentation by James Hagardorn from Denver Museum of Nature and Science

Mountain ranges in Colorado

Beautiful amazonite and smoky Quartz from Smoky Hawk Claim, Colorado - Pinnacle 5 minerals

Nice Hilton Mine fluorite - Wendel Minerals

Londoners/Rhodizite from Madagascar - Valere Belage specimen

Butthenbachite from DR Congo - Valere Belage specimen

Beautiful Cave-in-rock fluorite - Brazarte specimen.

Pink fluorite - Edwards Minerals

Some great Illinois Gluorite - Saga minerals

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very interesting...thx for the updates

John Montgomery
14th Sep 2016 9:12pm
Thanks for letting us share vicariously.

Demetrius Pohl
15th Sep 2016 4:39pm
Jim and I brought that blue Wulfenite home with us.

Gail Spann
23rd Sep 2016 8:11am

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