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6MA-M6JTungstenite WS2

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Crevoladossola Quarry, Crevoladossola, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy

Largest Crystal Size: 1 mm

Thin lamellar crystal with hexagonal shape of tungstenite caught between rhombohedrons of dolomite.

Self collected Flavio G. Taricco - C0206
Photo B. Marello
Copyright: © Flavio Giuseppe Taricco      Photo ID: 722391     Uploaded by: Flavio Giuseppe Taricco   View Count: 209   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1000 x 864 pixels (0.9 Mpix)

C9Q-71EAnnabergite Ni3(AsO4)2·8H2O

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Lavrion District Mines, Lavreotiki, East Attica, Attica, Greece

Field of View: 5 mm

Aggregate of green annabergite crystals.

Collection Flavio G. Taricco - C1552
Photo B. Marello
Copyright: © Flavio Giuseppe Taricco      Photo ID: 721955     Uploaded by: Flavio Giuseppe Taricco   View Count: 186   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1535 x 1022 pixels (1.6 Mpix)

HRX-2R7Pyrolusite Mn4+O2

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Sassari Province, Sardinia, Italy

Field of View: 5 mm

Weaving of thin crystals of presumed pyrolusite (once called polianite, as written on the original label).

Collection: Flavio G. Taricco (C1555)
Photo: Bruno Marello
Copyright: © Flavio Giuseppe Taricco      Photo ID: 721454     Uploaded by: Flavio Giuseppe Taricco   View Count: 147   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1417 x 1050 pixels (1.5 Mpix)

JCY-9H2Lengenbachite Ag4Cu2Pb18As12S39

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Lengenbach Quarry, Fäld, Binn Valley, Valais, Switzerland

Field of View: 5 mm

Thin and delicate crystals of lengenbachite.

Collection Flavio G. Taricco - C0673
Photo B. Marello
Copyright: © Flavio Giuseppe Taricco      Photo ID: 721449     Uploaded by: Flavio Giuseppe Taricco   View Count: 212   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1625 x 1772 pixels (2.9 Mpix)

2AN-DM7Siderite FeCO3 , Pyrite FeS2

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Brosso Mine, Cálea, Léssolo, Canavese District, Metropolitan City of Turin, Piedmont, Italy

Field of View: 7 mm

Lenticular crystals of siderite coated with red iron oxidation, accompanied by pyrite crystals on dolomite.
Giarinere gallery.

Collection Flavio G. Taricco - C1603
Photo B. Marello
Copyright: © Flavio Giuseppe Taricco      Photo ID: 721274     Uploaded by: Flavio Giuseppe Taricco   View Count: 165   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1417 x 943 pixels (1.3 Mpix)

GD6-E2LBazzite Be3Sc2(Si6O18)

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Montoso Quarries, Bagnolo Piemonte, Cuneo Province, Piedmont, Italy

Field of View: 15 mm

Crystallization of bazzite in situ, before being extracted.

Discovered by Bruno Marello, photo & collection Flavio G. Taricco
Copyright: © Flavio Giuseppe Taricco      Photo ID: 721213     Uploaded by: Flavio Giuseppe Taricco   View Count: 367   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1437 x 1078 pixels (1.5 Mpix)

X1G-AR4Aurichalcite (Zn,Cu)5(CO3)2(OH)6

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Serrabottini, Massa Marittima, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy

Field of View: 4 mm

Crystallization of aurichalcite.

On the same sample, but not present in the picture, there are incrustations of chalcophanite.

Collection Flavio G. Taricco - C1613
Photo B. Marello
Copyright: © Flavio Giuseppe Taricco      Photo ID: 718702     Uploaded by: Flavio Giuseppe Taricco   View Count: 75   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1024 x 681 pixels (0.7 Mpix)

JPF-3FXValentinite Sb2O3 , Clinocervantite Sb3+Sb5+O4

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Tafone Mine, Manciano, Grosseto Province, Tuscany, Italy

Field of View: 4 mm

Valentinite crystals surrounded by microcrystals of silky clinocervantite.

Collection Flavio G. Taricco - C0618
Photo B. Marello
Copyright: © Flavio Giuseppe Taricco      Photo ID: 716708     Uploaded by: Flavio Giuseppe Taricco   View Count: 115   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1772 x 1179 pixels (2.1 Mpix)

7KT-RY7Caledonite Pb5Cu2(SO4)3(CO3)(OH)6

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Lautenthal smelter (Silberhütte smelter) slag locality, Lautenthal, Langelsheim, Goslar, Lower Saxony, Germany

Field of View: 5 mm

The classic "bubble" of slag containing tufts of crystals of caledonite.

Collection Flavio G. Taricco
Photo B. Marello
Copyright: © Flavio Giuseppe Taricco      Photo ID: 715979     Uploaded by: Flavio Giuseppe Taricco   View Count: 188   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1417 x 943 pixels (1.3 Mpix)

PF4-KAMSphalerite ZnS

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San Benedetto Mine, Iglesias, Carbonia-Iglesias Province, Sardinia, Italy

Field of View: 3 mm

Foreground of twinned sphalerite crystals.

Photo B. Marello
Collection Flavio G. Taricco (C1600)
Copyright: © Flavio Giuseppe Taricco      Photo ID: 715434     Uploaded by: Flavio Giuseppe Taricco   View Count: 450   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1417 x 1186 pixels (1.7 Mpix)
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