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Carlos Calvet's Photo Gallery

68N-65HOpal, Opal (Var: Hydrophane)

Camp dels Ninots, Caldes de Malavella, La Selva, Girona, Catalonia, Spain

Extraordinary brown Opal with very patent white Hydrophane frame (about 10 cm).
Copyright: © Carlos Calvet - GemCat -      Photo ID: 87155     Uploaded by: Carlos Calvet   View Count: 582   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1600 x 1200 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

MTJ-RMAFluorite

Berta quarry and mine, Sant Cugat del Vallès-El Papiol, Vallès Occidental-Baix Llobregat, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Cubic colorless Fluorite covered by unidentified crusts of (probably) secondary lead minerals (approx. 8 cm).
Copyright: © Carlos Calvet - GemCat -      Photo ID: 87034     Uploaded by: Carlos Calvet   View Count: 425   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1600 x 1200 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

CAW-YYRCalcite

Can Donadeu quarry, Sant Fost de Campsentelles, Vallès Oriental, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Calcite crystal cluster covered by pinkish crust of quartz? (not analysed) (approx. 7 cm).
Copyright: © Carlos Calvet - GemCat -      Photo ID: 86659     Uploaded by: Carlos Calvet   View Count: 484   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1600 x 1200 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

VY7-D7UGalena, Fluorite

Can Donadeu quarry, Sant Fost de Campsentelles, Vallès Oriental, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Extremely bright Galena cubes in white Fluorite matrix (about 7 cm).
Copyright: © Carlos Calvet - GemCat -      Photo ID: 86503     Uploaded by: Carlos Calvet   View Count: 413   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1600 x 1200 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

F84-2MYGalena, Fluorite

Berta quarry and mine, Sant Cugat del Vallès-El Papiol, Vallès Occidental-Baix Llobregat, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Beautiful dispersion of small Galena crystals and cubic white Fluorite on Quartz (some 8 cm).
Copyright: © Carlos Calvet - GemCat -      Photo ID: 86501     Uploaded by: Carlos Calvet   View Count: 567   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1600 x 1200 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

4XK-ETPPyrite

Coma Fosca, Poblet Monastery, Vimbodí, Conca de Barberà, Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain

Elongated Bird's Eye Pyrite crystal in PGE-rich black shale (approx. 6 cm).
Copyright: © Carlos Calvet - GemCat -      Photo ID: 86324     Uploaded by: Carlos Calvet   View Count: 390   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1600 x 1200 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

EKH-RHGPyrite

Coma Fosca, Poblet Monastery, Vimbodí, Conca de Barberà, Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain

Bird's Eye Pyrite crystal included in PGE-rich black shale (about 6 cm).
Copyright: © Carlos Calvet - GemCat -      Photo ID: 86323     Uploaded by: Carlos Calvet   View Count: 364   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1600 x 1200 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

YVE-FX1Pyrite

Coma Fosca, Poblet Monastery, Vimbodí, Conca de Barberà, Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain

Splendid specimen of so-called "Bird's Eye Pyrite" in black bituminous shale, rich in Pyrrhotite powder (approx. 6 cm).
Copyright: © Carlos Calvet - GemCat -      Photo ID: 86320     Uploaded by: Carlos Calvet   View Count: 536   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1600 x 1200 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

L2L-TA4Pyrite, Calcite

Berta quarry and mine, Sant Cugat del Vallès-El Papiol, Vallès Occidental-Baix Llobregat, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Pyrite cube associations on Calcite crystals (section about 5 cm).
Copyright: © Carlos Calvet - GemCat -      Photo ID: 86124     Uploaded by: Carlos Calvet   View Count: 496   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 867 x 459 pixels (0.4 Mpix)

LDW-XVVGalena, Fluorite

Can Donadeu quarry, Sant Fost de Campsentelles, Vallès Oriental, Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Cubic Galena crystals mainly on one side of a white and pink Fluorite layer (approx. 9 cm).
Copyright: © Carlos Calvet - GemCat -      Photo ID: 85976     Uploaded by: Carlos Calvet   View Count: 377   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1600 x 1200 pixels (1.9 Mpix)
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