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Jorge Dascal's Photo Gallery

PD8-11WAntigorite (Var: Andes Jade)

Unnamed serpentine quarry, San Juan, Mendoza Province, Argentina

Andes Jade large vein approx. 25 meters
Photo ID: 305024     Uploaded by: Jorge Dascal   View Count: 1656   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2048 x 1536 pixels (3.1 Mpix)

NU5-JXYAntigorite (Var: Andes Jade)

Unnamed serpentine quarry, San Juan, Mendoza Province, Argentina

Patagonia Minerals specimens. Carving by Mark Zirinsky. Photo by Jeff Scovil.
Photo ID: 98454     Uploaded by: Jorge Dascal   View Count: 2002   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1137 x 769 pixels (0.9 Mpix)

0M1-D4EBotryogen, Copiapite

Multiple photos available
Santa Elena Mine, Quebrada Alcaparrosa, Calingasta, Calingasta Department, San Juan Province, Argentina

Santa Elena mine is a classic locality for these minerals, described by Samuel Gordon. The only samples taken from this closed mine and brought to the public were taken by Jorge Dascal (Patagonia Minerals). According to Alfredo Petrov's article in Mineral News magazine, the minerals are completely stable.
Copyright: © Jorge Dascal      Photo ID: 68018     Uploaded by: Jorge Dascal   View Count: 1250   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 800 x 600 pixels (0.5 Mpix)
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