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Oxford Mineral Show May 2018

Last Updated: 4th Dec 2018

By Jolyon Ralph

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I'm back again at the Oxford Mineral Show here in the UK.



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It's held four times a year however the March show was cancelled because of snow.



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Ed Loye is wearing a great t-shirt



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Super Welsh wavellite that Ed has



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The label



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Crystal models



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Copper on prehnite from Keweenaw, Michigan- Crystal Vine specimen



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We don't see many minerals from Zimbabwe. Here's some bornite. Richard Tayler minerals



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Fantastic antique collection of oil samples - David Lancaster



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Ralph Sutcliffe has these fluorite chunks from Wheal Jane,Cornwall



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With backlight



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Nice dioptase from the type locality- Taranis minerals



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Two aesthetically unconventional specimens from Richard Bell



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Nice sulphur crystals - RocksGalore



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Mogul mine Ireland Galena -Ross Whittaker Specimen



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Cobaltian aragonite from Cumbria-Ralph Sutcliffe specimen





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