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Erik Vercammen's Photo Gallery

3NM-JDKTennantite-Tetrahedrite Series, Chalcopyrite CuFeS2 , Malachite Cu2(CO3)(OH)2 , Azurite Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2

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Servoz, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Dimensions: 40 mm x 15 mm x 25 mm

Silvery "fahlore" with yellow chalcopyrite and a bit of malachite and azurite, found at a road construction. The metallic lustre of the "fahlore" makes it difficult to get a good photo.
Find, collection and photo Erik Vercammen
Photo ID: 1002681     Uploaded by: Erik Vercammen   View Count: 8   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4288 x 3216 pixels (13.8 Mpix)

MYJ-7T4Chalcopyrite CuFeS2 , Tennantite-Tetrahedrite Series, Malachite Cu2(CO3)(OH)2 , Azurite Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2

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Servoz, Haute-Savoie, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Dimensions: 7 cm x 3 cm x 5 cm

A find at a road construction: yellow chalcopyrite, metallic "fahlore", with oxidation minerals: green malachtite, blue azurite and brown "limonite"
Find, collection and photo Erik Vercammen
Photo ID: 1002679     Uploaded by: Erik Vercammen   View Count: 7   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4288 x 3216 pixels (13.8 Mpix)

01A-358Albite (Var: Pericline) Na(AlSi3O8) , Titanite CaTi(SiO4)O , Calcite CaCO3 , Chamosite (Fe2+,Mg,Al,Fe3+)6(Si,Al)4O10(OH,O)8 , K Feldspar

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Tormiq valley, Haramosh Mts., Skardu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Dimensions: 8 cm x 5 cm x 3 cm
Largest Crystal Size: 2 cm

An alpine cleft type specimen: white albite var pericline, green titanite, a calcite crystal, and small chlorite and adularia
Collection and photo Erik Vercammen
Photo ID: 1002615     Uploaded by: Erik Vercammen   View Count: 6   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4288 x 3216 pixels (13.8 Mpix)

4NL-U1YAlbite (Var: Pericline) Na(AlSi3O8)

Multiple photos available
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Ranomafana, Soavinandriana, Itasy, Madagascar

Dimensions: 12 cm x 10 cm x 3 cm
Largest Crystal Size: 3 cm

Pericline (var of albite) crystals on leached(?) sandstone or quartzite
Collection and photo Erik Vercammen; acquired at the Munich show 2008
Photo ID: 1002445     Uploaded by: Erik Vercammen   View Count: 7   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4288 x 3216 pixels (13.8 Mpix)

YLF-V59Albite (Var: Pericline) Na(AlSi3O8)

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Harts Range, Central Desert Region, Northern Territory, Australia

Dimensions: 65 mm x 55 mm x 40 mm
Largest Crystal Size: 60 mm

Large crystals of albite var pericline, acquired at the Tucson show 2004
Collection and photo Erik Vercammen
Photo ID: 1002442     Uploaded by: Erik Vercammen   View Count: 4   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3685 x 2963 pixels (10.9 Mpix)

X6W-4GVTitanite CaTi(SiO4)O , Chlorite Group, K Feldspar (Var: Adularia) KAlSi3O8 , Quartz SiO2

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Wilera, Lötschen valley, Valais, Switzerland

Dimensions: 4 cm x 2 cm x 3 cm
Largest Crystal Size: 12 mm

Blady brown crystals of titanite, on chlorite-covered adularia.
Find, collection and photo Erik Vercammen.
Photo ID: 994867     Uploaded by: Erik Vercammen   View Count: 16   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2274 x 1843 pixels (4.2 Mpix)

U2M-XTXBeryl Be3Al2(Si6O18) , Microcline K(AlSi3O8) , Quartz SiO2

Multiple photos available
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Créac'h André, Saint-Pol-de-Léon, Finistère, Brittany, France

Dimensions: 13 cm x 10 cm x 8 cm
Largest Crystal Size: 2 cm

Two pale greenish crystals of beryl in a pegmatitic matrix (low left and above the centre). It was the last stone I've turned on the search, and the only stone with beryl.
Find, collection and photo Erik Vercammen.
Photo ID: 983281     Uploaded by: Erik Vercammen   View Count: 32   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4288 x 3216 pixels (13.8 Mpix)

Pegmatitic vein.

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Milliau Island, Trébeurden, Côtes-d'Armor, Brittany, France

A granite vein with pegmatitic development, cutting through the varves.
Photo taken while on holiday in Trébeurden.
Photo ID: 970329     Uploaded by: Erik Vercammen   View Count: 30   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1280 x 960 pixels (1.2 Mpix)

A xenolite.

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Milliau Island, Trébeurden, Côtes-d'Armor, Brittany, France

A xenolite of the varves in the granite, with the layering well visible.
Photo taken while on holiday in Trébeurden.
Photo ID: 970328     Uploaded by: Erik Vercammen   View Count: 17   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1280 x 960 pixels (1.2 Mpix)

Aplite vein

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Milliau Island, Trébeurden, Côtes-d'Armor, Brittany, France

Vein of aplite, cutting through the granite.
Photo taken while on holiday in Trébeurden.
Photo ID: 970327     Uploaded by: Erik Vercammen   View Count: 14   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1280 x 960 pixels (1.2 Mpix)
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