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Frédéric Verrier's Photo Gallery

R24-WA0Cuprite, Malachite

Multiple photos available
Chessy copper mines, Chessy-les-Mines, Villefranche, Rhône, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Largest Crystal Size: 18 mm

1,8 x 1,8 cm in size

Old specimen of this French classic, of the period of mining (XIX century).

Frédéric VERRIER Collection & Photo (Canon 40D + 50mm macro : 3/10s-f16)
Copyright: © Verrier.Frédéric      Photo ID: 502282     Uploaded by: Frédéric Verrier   View Count: 651   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1400 x 1459 pixels (2.0 Mpix)

Borieva mine

Borieva Mine, Madan ore field, Smolyan Province, Bulgaria

Borieva mine.
Copyright: © Verrier.Frédéric      Photo ID: 502268     Uploaded by: Frédéric Verrier   View Count: 521   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1945 x 2916 pixels (5.7 Mpix)

KDX-PP2Galena, Chalcopyrite, Sphalerite, Quartz

Multiple photos available
Borieva Mine, Madan ore field, Smolyan Province, Bulgaria

Dimensions: 7.5 cm x 7.5 cm x 6 cm

7,5 x 7,5 x 6 cm in size.

Old specimen discovered at a depth of 850 m in the pit bourieva, between 1950 and 1989 (operating period of this depth).

Frédéric VERRIER Collection & Photo (Canon 40D + 50mm macro : 4/10s-f16)
Copyright: © Verrier.Frédéric      Photo ID: 502264     Uploaded by: Frédéric Verrier   View Count: 156   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2477 x 3136 pixels (7.8 Mpix)

GWR-HVKFluorite

Erongo Mountain, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia

2,4 x 1,6 cm in size.

A classic Scepter Fluorite from Erongo.

Frédéric VERRIER Collection & Photo (Canon 40D + 50 mm macro : 1/15s-f13)
Copyright: © Verrier.Frédéric      Photo ID: 502263     Uploaded by: Frédéric Verrier   View Count: 121   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1424 x 2158 pixels (3.1 Mpix)

PA4-31MPyromorphite

Les Farges Mine, Ussel, Corrèze, Nouvelle-Aquitaine, France

2,5 x 2,5 cm in size.

A French classic, with a good green color.

Frédéric VERRIER Collection & Photo (Canon 40D + 50mm macro : 1/15s-f11)
Copyright: © Verrier.Frédéric      Photo ID: 502261     Uploaded by: Frédéric Verrier   View Count: 148   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2022 x 1980 pixels (4.0 Mpix)

0V7-468Calcite

Multiple photos available
Cadacu quarry, Laval-Pradel, Gard, Occitanie, France

Dimensions: 7 cm x 7 cm x 4 cm

7 x 7 x 4 cm in size.

Specimen from a discovery in 2011.

Frédéric VERRIER Collection & Photo (Canon 40D + 50mm macro : 1/6s-f16)
Copyright: © Verrier.Frédéric      Photo ID: 502258     Uploaded by: Frédéric Verrier   View Count: 254   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2331 x 1994 pixels (4.6 Mpix)

NNF-H7MElbaite, Hambergite

Shengus, Haramosh Mts., Skardu District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

5,7 x 4,5 cm in size.

Specimen from a unique discovery in June 2007.

Very nice color from blue to pink, with shades of green. The white crystals are hambergite. Fully crystallized and floating. The Elbaite crystals are all three biterminated.

The red star shows the extremity of Elbaite, is a concentration of manganese, which occurred the growing crystal.

Frédéric VERRIER Collection & Photo (Canon 40D + 50 mm macro : 0.3s - f22)
Copyright: © Verrier.Frédéric      Photo ID: 476014     Uploaded by: Frédéric Verrier   View Count: 155   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3026 x 2193 pixels (6.6 Mpix)

YAD-UXEDravite, Magnesite

Multiple photos available
Brumado, Bahia, Brazil

7,5 x 7 cm in size (main cristal 5,5 cm).

Analysed by Mineralogical Paris Museum (see the result on an other photo), it's well a Dravite, and not an Uvite. Published in the Règne Minéral - July-August 2009 - page 34.

Frédéric VERRIER Collection & Photo (Canon 40D + 50 mm macro : 1/4s - f13)
Copyright: © Verrier.Frédéric      Photo ID: 476010     Uploaded by: Frédéric Verrier   View Count: 376   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2421 x 2231 pixels (5.4 Mpix)

7YC-6MRTourmaline

Palelni mine, Khetchel village, Molo quarter, Momeik Township, Kyaukme District, Shan State, Myanmar

Dimensions: 60 mm x 50 mm

Typical "mushroom" habit from this locality.

Frédéric VERRIER Collection & Photo (Canon 40D + 50 mm macro : 1/20s - f9)
Copyright: © Verrier.Frédéric      Photo ID: 476009     Uploaded by: Frédéric Verrier   View Count: 152   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2278 x 3284 pixels (7.5 Mpix)

HL9-JCJTourmaline

Minh Tien Mine, Luc Yen, Yenbai Province, Vietnam

5 x 5 cm in size. From the August 2005 discovery.

Perfect all around. These crystals are reported to be both liddicoatite and elbaite in composition. See Mineralogical Record Nov-Dec 2007 (pages 443 to 452) and Le Règne Minéral Juil-Aug 2007 (pages 25 to 29), [and Lapis 31 (6), 49-51]

Frédéric VERRIER Collection & Photo (Canon 40D + 50 mm macro : 1/15s - f11)

Mindat.org Photo of the Day - 14th May 2013
Copyright: © Verrier.Frédéric      Photo ID: 476008     Uploaded by: Frédéric Verrier   View Count: 2184   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2391 x 2286 pixels (5.5 Mpix)
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