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Jean-François Ferrandon's Photo Gallery

5EA-Q87Strombus blanci

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Tuamotu Archipelago, Tuamotu-Gambier, French Polynesia, France

Some strombus Blanci . Tröndlé & B. Salvat , 2010 ( pléistocène ) collected in Niau , French Polynesia , Tuamotu archipelago . Size of the bigger one , 49 mm x 25 mm x 17 mm . Weight : 11,98 gr . Collected by Christa and JF Ferrandon .
Photo : JF Ferrandon
Photo ID: 1070309     Uploaded by: Jean-François Ferrandon   View Count: 13   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3464 x 2117 pixels (7.3 Mpix)

JYJ-97QCoral limestone

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Rurutu Island, Tubuai Islands, Austral Islands, French Polynesia, France

Dimensions: 140 mm x 70 mm x 40 mm
Weight: 765 g

photo : JF Ferrandon
Photo ID: 1069095     Uploaded by: Jean-François Ferrandon   View Count: 6   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2814 x 1681 pixels (4.7 Mpix)

3V6-4KCAmber

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Krynica Morska, Mierzeja Wiślana, Nowy Dwór Gdański County, Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland

Largest Crystal Size: 19 mm
Weight: 6 g

Pieces of baltic amber collected in the sands of the krynica Morska 's beach .
Collected by Christa Ferrandon and Jean-François Ferrandon .
photo : JF Ferrandon
Photo ID: 971182     Uploaded by: Jean-François Ferrandon   View Count: 11   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2822 x 2458 pixels (6.9 Mpix)

U2Q-EC1Fluorite CaF2 , Quartz SiO2

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Pigaloux, Néris-les-Bains, Montluçon, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Field of View: 35 mm
Largest Crystal Size: 7 mm

Collected by JF Ferrandon .
photo : JF Ferrandon
Photo ID: 968866     Uploaded by: Jean-François Ferrandon   View Count: 37   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1621 x 1137 pixels (1.8 Mpix)

8H5-72YChalcedony (Var: Agate) SiO2 , Quartz (Var: Amethyst) SiO2 , Quartz SiO2

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Châtelperron, Vichy, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Dimensions: 260 mm x 160 mm x 130 mm
Weight: 9600 g

agate rough chunk.
It has been photographed when the stone was wet.
collected by Christa Ferrandon
Photo : Jean-François Ferrandon
Photo ID: 967156     Uploaded by: Jean-François Ferrandon   View Count: 39   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3845 x 2456 pixels (9.4 Mpix)

U9J-1TPChalcedony (Var: Agate) SiO2 , Quartz (Var: Amethyst) SiO2 , Quartz SiO2

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Châtelperron, Vichy, Allier, Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France

Dimensions: 290 mm x 210 mm x 110 mm
Weight: 10400 g

agate rough chunk .
It has been photographed when the stone was wet .
photo : Jean-François Ferrandon
Photo ID: 967155     Uploaded by: Jean-François Ferrandon   View Count: 42   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 2633 x 1943 pixels (5.1 Mpix)

3CE-CH4Iddingsite MgO·Fe2O3·3SiO2·4H2O

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Tahiti, Windward Islands, Society Islands, French Polynesia, France

Field of View: 60 mm

Iddingsite on volcanic rock pebble .
Found along the Vaitepiha river in Tautira - East Taiarapu
Photo : Jean-François Ferrandon
Photo ID: 938790     Uploaded by: Jean-François Ferrandon   View Count: 41   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3096 x 1948 pixels (6.0 Mpix)

R08-0LXHaüyne (Na,K)3(Ca,Na)(Al3Si3O12)(SO4,S,Cl)

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Tahiti Iti, Tahiti, Windward Islands, Society Islands, French Polynesia, France

Field of View: 39 mm
Largest Crystal Size: 33 mm

Long electric blue haüyne cristal in black basalt
Photo : Jean-François Ferrandon
Photo ID: 934440     Uploaded by: Jean-François Ferrandon   View Count: 66   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3279 x 1405 pixels (4.6 Mpix)

K08-DG8Spilite

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Papeno'o Valley, Papeno'o, Tahiti Nui, Tahiti, Windward Islands, Society Islands, French Polynesia, France

Dimensions: 90 mm x 70 mm x 40 mm
Weight: 296 g

Green basalt ( spilite ) found in the Papenoo Valley .
Photo : JF Ferrandon
Photo ID: 920658     Uploaded by: Jean-François Ferrandon   View Count: 253   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3558 x 2771 pixels (9.9 Mpix)

PYG-4D5Calcite CaCO3

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Tuamotu Archipelago, Tuamotu-Gambier, French Polynesia, France

Dimensions: 135 mm x 85 mm x 50 mm
Weight: 376.40 g

Beautiful honey color for this calcite from the atoll of Niau - French Polynesia .
This calcite comes from the transformation of the old coral reef .
collected by JF Ferrandon
Photo : Jean-François Ferrandon
Photo ID: 899244     Uploaded by: Jean-François Ferrandon   View Count: 39   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 3775 x 2839 pixels (10.7 Mpix)
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