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Patrick D'Elia's Photo Gallery

T7V-M37Almandine Fe2+3Al2(SiO4)3

Garnet gorge, Tyrol, Austria

Dimensions: 11 cm x 8 cm x 7 cm
Largest Crystal Size: 2.5 cm

A sharp, isolated crystal of almandine on schist from Garnet Gorge.
Photo ID: 836488     Uploaded by: Patrick D'Elia   View Count: 60   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1824 x 1367 pixels (2.5 Mpix)

76X-E2PCalcite CaCO3

Mount Signal, Imperial Co., California, USA

Dimensions: 14 cm x 9 cm x 5 cm
Largest Crystal Size: 14 cm

A pair of attached 'sand spikes'. Ex. Paul Lazar Collection
Photo ID: 835681     Uploaded by: Patrick D'Elia   View Count: 40   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2029 x 1522 pixels (3.1 Mpix)

5D5-45FChalcophyllite Cu18Al2(AsO4)4(SO4)3(OH)24·36H2O

Old Gunnislake Mine, Clitters United Mines, Gunnislake, Calstock, Cornwall, England, UK

Dimensions: 12 mm x 6 mm x 1 mm
Largest Crystal Size: 12 mm

A 12 mm single crystal of chalcophyllite. Ex. Ward's and Roberto Palumbo specimen.
Photo ID: 810203     Uploaded by: Patrick D'Elia   View Count: 47   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1815 x 1020 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

PL2-3Q6Andradite Ca3Fe3+2(SiO4)3

Kimzey Magnetite Mine, Magnet Cove, Hot Spring Co., Arkansas, USA

Dimensions: 2 cm x 2 cm x 1.5 cm
Field of View: 2 cm
Largest Crystal Size: 2 cm
Weight: 9 g

A 2 cm. black andradite crystal with a partial coating of white apatite. With an old typed label giving the locality of 'Garnet Field' and a collection date of 1980.
Photo ID: 797307     Uploaded by: Patrick D'Elia   View Count: 84   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1434 x 955 pixels (1.4 Mpix)

U5U-GJVBaryte BaSO4

Bridford Barytes Mine, Bridford, Teignbridge, Devon, England, UK

Dimensions: 10 cm x 8 cm x 5 cm
Field of View: 6 cm
Largest Crystal Size: 3 cm
Weight: 552 g

A solid mass of baryte crystals. Ex. E.S. Treseder Collection
Photo ID: 797304     Uploaded by: Patrick D'Elia   View Count: 51   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2158 x 1439 pixels (3.1 Mpix)

YE3-8A2Clinozoisite (Var: Clinothulite) {Ca2}{Al3}(Si2O7)(SiO4)O(OH) , Quartz SiO2 , Albite-Anorthite Series

Hawkins Mine, Mitchell Co., North Carolina, USA

Dimensions: 10 cm x 8 cm x 6 cm
Largest Crystal Size: 8 mm

A small specimen of clinothulite on a quartz and feldspar matrix. Self collected from the mine.
Photo ID: 741683     Uploaded by: Patrick D'Elia   View Count: 108   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 4320 x 3240 pixels (14.0 Mpix)

Q45-D9KSpessartine Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3

Kunene River, Epupa, Kunene Region, Namibia

Dimensions: 2.5 cm x 1.5 cm x 1.5 cm
Largest Crystal Size: 2.5 cm

Photo ID: 728744     Uploaded by: Patrick D'Elia   View Count: 102   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1231 x 979 pixels (1.2 Mpix)
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