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Oxford Mineral Show May 2018

Last Updated: 13th May 2018

By Jolyon & Katya Ralph

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



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



Ed Loye is wearing a great t-shirt



Super Welsh wavellite that Ed has



The label



Crystal models



Copper on prehnite from Keweenaw, Michigan- Crystal Vine specimen



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



Fantastic antique collection of oil samples - David Lancaster



Ralph Sutcliffe has these fluorite chunks from Wheal Jane,Cornwall



With backlight



Nice dioptase from the type locality- Taranis minerals



Two aesthetically unconventional specimens from Richard Bell



Nice sulphur crystals - RocksGalore



Mogul mine Ireland Galena -Ross Whittaker Specimen



Cobaltian aragonite from Cumbria-Ralph Sutcliffe specimen





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