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Curtis Breuer's Photo Gallery

UL5-4E0Tourmaline

Multiple photos available
Pottersville, Chester Township, Warren Co., New York, USA

Here is a spectacular specimen of Tourmaline from a waterfall inside of a marble cave. I found this specimen clung to the wall and myself and a fellow collector broke it off of the wall. Normally we leave crystals like this on the wall of the cave for other cavers to expiernce, but this was going to be eroded off in the near future. Little damage. Notice the natural pitting where Calcite was naturally eroded out by the power of the waterfall.

Specimen now resides in the Natural Stone Bridge and Caves "Museum"

I do not have it in front of me so I can not give the exact dimension but I believe the crystal was about two and one half inches long.

This is a one time find and shows the possibility of the marble deposits in Pottersville, New York.
Copyright: © Curtis F. Breuer      Photo ID: 205536     Uploaded by: Curtis Breuer   View Count: 672   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1325 x 2892 pixels (3.8 Mpix)

7WC-3WPMarcasite, Calcite

Multiple photos available
Benchmark Quarry, St Johnsville, Montgomery Co., New York, USA

Dimensions: 4.5 cm x 4 cm x 2.5 cm

Marcasite xls in Calcite

Specimen: CFB-121 Size: 4.5 x 4 x 2.5 cm
Curtis F. Breuer Collection and Photograph
Copyright: © Curtis F. Breuer      Photo ID: 196261     Uploaded by: Curtis Breuer   View Count: 314   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2136 x 1637 pixels (3.5 Mpix)

LFG-J9NCalcite

Pugh Quarry, Weston, Wood Co., Ohio, USA

Dimensions: 10.5 cm x 7 cm x 6.5 cm

Need I say more than wow? Great specimen of Calcite xls. Largest crystal is 3.5cm.

Specimen: CFB-119 Size: 10.5 x 7 x 6.5 cm
Curtis F. Breuer Collection and Photograph
Copyright: © Curtis F. Breuer      Photo ID: 196153     Uploaded by: Curtis Breuer   View Count: 533   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2501 x 1636 pixels (4.1 Mpix)

W3E-W0FQuartz (Var: Smoky Quartz), Microcline

Multiple photos available
Middle Moat Mountain locality, Hale's Location, Carroll Co., New Hampshire, USA

Dimensions: 6.9 cm x 5.6 cm x 5 cm

Smoky Quartz crystal with Microcline

Specimen: CFB-116 Size: 6.9 x 5.6 x 5 cm
Curtis F. Breuer Collection and Photograph
Copyright: © Curtis F. Breuer      Photo ID: 196151     Uploaded by: Curtis Breuer   View Count: 372   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1236 x 1203 pixels (1.5 Mpix)

5QD-7PTCalcite

Multiple photos available
Fogle Quarry, Ottawa, Franklin Co., Kansas, USA

Dimensions: 7 cm x 7 cm x 4.1 cm

Brown Calcite xls with minor Chalcopyrite

Specimen: CFB-115 Size: 7 x 7 x 4.1 cm
Curtis F. Breuer Collection and Photograph
Copyright: © Curtis F. Breuer      Photo ID: 196149     Uploaded by: Curtis Breuer   View Count: 442   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1324 x 1057 pixels (1.4 Mpix)

FDA-KEKLimonite

Aquadale, Stanly Co., North Carolina, USA

Dimensions: 2 cm x 2.2 cm x 2.4 cm

Limonite psuedomorph after Pyrite

Specimen: CFB-114 Size: 2 x 2.2 x 2.4 cm
Curtis F. Breuer Collection and Photograph
Copyright: © Curtis F. Breuer      Photo ID: 196148     Uploaded by: Curtis Breuer   View Count: 330   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1554 x 1425 pixels (2.2 Mpix)

Q18-X4CLimonite

Aquadale, Stanly Co., North Carolina, USA

Dimensions: 2 cm x 1.5 cm x 1.7 cm

Limonite psuedomorph after Pyrite

Specimen: CFB-113 Size: 2 x 1.5 x 1.7 cm
Curtis F. Breuer Collection and Photograph
Copyright: © Curtis F. Breuer      Photo ID: 196145     Uploaded by: Curtis Breuer   View Count: 515   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1525 x 1430 pixels (2.2 Mpix)

JY3-Y88Pyrite

Multiple photos available
Becke-Oese quarry, Menden, Iserlohn, Märkischer Kreis, Arnsberg, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Dimensions: 4.6 cm x 4 cm x 2 cm

Interconnected Pyrite xls

Specimen: CFB-112 Size: 4.6 x 4 x 2 cm
Curtis F. Breuer Collection and Photograph
Copyright: © Curtis F. Breuer      Photo ID: 196141     Uploaded by: Curtis Breuer   View Count: 330   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1042 x 853 pixels (0.9 Mpix)

9Q3-NG1Descloizite

Multiple photos available
Preguiça Mine, Sobral da Adiça, Moura, Beja, Portugal

Dimensions: 6.5 cm x 5.5 cm x 2.5 cm

Descloizite xls on matrix

Specimen: CFB-109 Size: 6.5 x 5.5 x 2.5 cm
Curtis F. Breuer Collection and Photograph
Copyright: © Curtis F. Breuer      Photo ID: 196139     Uploaded by: Curtis Breuer   View Count: 622   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 491 x 410 pixels (0.2 Mpix)

KD2-15TStibnite

Pereta Mine, Pereta, Scansano, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy

Dimensions: 5 cm x 4.7 cm x 3.4 cm

Stibnite xls on matrix

Specimen: CFB-106 Size: 5 x 4.7 x 3.4 cm
Curtis F. Breuer Collection and Photograph
Copyright: © Curtis F. Breuer      Photo ID: 195814     Uploaded by: Curtis Breuer   View Count: 463   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 630 x 530 pixels (0.3 Mpix)
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