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Tony Charlton's Photo Gallery

CKG-39FQuartz

Multiple photos available
Grass Valley, Grass Valley Mining District, Nevada Co., California, USA

Dimensions: 17 cm x 12 cm x 8 cm

Plume Agate
Grass Valley, California, USA
17 x 12 x 8 cm.

.Agate is from a location in Grass Valley California. It came out of a fault in serpentine that had a hydro-thermal period.
The "plumes" are 5 cm. tall on average. There are 12 of them. The surface is covered with "sugar" Quartz that really sparkles (does not show well in photos). There are also several dendrite growths under the surface of the Agate.
Photo ID: 645470     Uploaded by: Tony Charlton   View Count: 181   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1957 x 1149 pixels (2.2 Mpix)

Calcite var. Helectites, in the black chasm caverns

Black Chasm Cavern, Volcano, Volcano Mining District, Amador Co., California, USA

Calcite Helectites in the black chasm caverns
Photo by Tony Charlton 2007.
Photo ID: 626966     Uploaded by: Tony Charlton   View Count: 109   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2304 x 1728 pixels (4.0 Mpix)

Calcite var. Helectites in the black chasm caverns

Black Chasm Cavern, Volcano, Volcano Mining District, Amador Co., California, USA

Calcite Helectites in the black chasm caverns
Photo by Tony Charlton 2007.
Photo ID: 626965     Uploaded by: Tony Charlton   View Count: 106   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2304 x 1728 pixels (4.0 Mpix)

Calcite var.Helectites in the black chasm caverns

Black Chasm Cavern, Volcano, Volcano Mining District, Amador Co., California, USA

Calcite Helectites in the black chasm caverns
Photo by Tony Charlton 2007.
Photo ID: 626964     Uploaded by: Tony Charlton   View Count: 114   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2304 x 1728 pixels (4.0 Mpix)

Calcite var.Helectites in the black chasm caverns

Black Chasm Cavern, Volcano, Volcano Mining District, Amador Co., California, USA

Calcite Helectites in the black chasm caverns
Photo by Tony Charlton 2007.
Photo ID: 626963     Uploaded by: Tony Charlton   View Count: 104   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2304 x 1728 pixels (4.0 Mpix)

Calcite var.Helectites in the black chasm caverns

Black Chasm Cavern, Volcano, Volcano Mining District, Amador Co., California, USA

Calcite Helectites in the black chasm caverns
Photo by Tony Charlton 2007.
Photo ID: 626962     Uploaded by: Tony Charlton   View Count: 96   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2304 x 1728 pixels (4.0 Mpix)

Calcite var.Helectites in the black chasm caverns

Black Chasm Cavern, Volcano, Volcano Mining District, Amador Co., California, USA

Calcite Helectites in the black chasm caverns
Photo by Tony Charlton 2007.
Photo ID: 626961     Uploaded by: Tony Charlton   View Count: 93   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2304 x 1728 pixels (4.0 Mpix)

Calcite var.Helectites in the black chasm caverns

Black Chasm Cavern, Volcano, Volcano Mining District, Amador Co., California, USA

Calcite Helectites in the black chasm caverns
Photo by Tony Charlton 2007.
Photo ID: 626960     Uploaded by: Tony Charlton   View Count: 91   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2304 x 1728 pixels (4.0 Mpix)

Calcite var.Helectites in the black chasm caverns

Black Chasm Cavern, Volcano, Volcano Mining District, Amador Co., California, USA

Calcite Helectites in the black chasm caverns
Photo by Tony Charlton 2007.
Photo ID: 626959     Uploaded by: Tony Charlton   View Count: 103   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2304 x 1728 pixels (4.0 Mpix)

Calcite var.Helectites in the Black Chasm caverns

Black Chasm Cavern, Volcano, Volcano Mining District, Amador Co., California, USA

Calcite Helectites in the black chasm caverns
Photo by Tony Charlton 2007.
Photo ID: 626958     Uploaded by: Tony Charlton   View Count: 96   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2304 x 1728 pixels (4.0 Mpix)
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