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FWT-L52Brochantite : Cu4(SO4)(OH)6, Garnet Group : X3Z2(SiO4)3

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Sa Duchessa Mine, Oridda, Domusnovas, Carbonia-Iglesias Province, Sardinia, Italy

Dimensions: 6 cm x 4.5 cm x 2 cm

Brochantite crystals on garnet - Specimen size 6x4.5x2 cm - from an old collection of '50s - In the paper the green brochantite was tought to be dioptase..
Copyright: © Dr. Geol. Marco Barsanti      Photo ID: 517748     Uploaded by: Marco Barsanti   View Count: 245   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1200 x 1600 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

TJV-G66Davidite-(La) : La(Y,U)Fe2(Ti,Fe,Cr,V)18(O,OH,F)38

Radium Hill mine, Radium Hill area, Olary Province, South Australia, Australia

Massive Davidite specimen with minor yellow secondary U minerals "gummite" - Specimen from an old collection of '50's - The black cube is 1 cm size
Copyright: © Dr. Geol. Marco Barsanti      Photo ID: 517746     Uploaded by: Marco Barsanti   View Count: 248   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1600 x 1200 pixels (1.9 Mpix)

36T-TWJGalena : PbS, Sphalerite : ZnS, Quartz : SiO2

Ingurtosu mine, Ingurtosu, Arbus, Medio Campidano Province, Sardinia, Italy

Massive galena specimens from "Ingurtosu Lode" as written on the paper, with white massive quartz and minor sphalerite - collected on Sept 14, 1959 - The black cube size is 1 cm
Copyright: © Dr. Geol. Marco Barsanti      Photo ID: 517745     Uploaded by: Marco Barsanti   View Count: 213   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1381 x 1142 pixels (1.6 Mpix)

MGP-HA3Pyrite : FeS2, Calcite : CaCO3

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Pestarena gold mine, Macugnaga, Anzasca Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy

Dimensions: 11 cm x 10 cm x 8 cm

Old specimen of auriferous pyrite with calcite from Pestarena mines - Overall size: 11x10x8 cm - Pyrite cubes attain 3x2 cm
Copyright: © Dr. Geol. Marco Barsanti      Photo ID: 517741     Uploaded by: Marco Barsanti   View Count: 234   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1147 x 1297 pixels (1.5 Mpix)

FTU-PRPSmithsonite : ZnCO3

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Ingurtosu mine, Ingurtosu, Arbus, Medio Campidano Province, Sardinia, Italy

Dimensions: 16 cm x 8.5 cm x 2.7 cm

Yellowish smithsonite specimen (probably for its Cd contents) Ingurtosu mine, 3rd zone of Brassey Lode - Collected on Sept. 14, 1959 - Specimen size 16x8,5x2,7 cm
Copyright: © Dr. Geol. Marco Barsanti      Photo ID: 517733     Uploaded by: Marco Barsanti   View Count: 306   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1492 x 1068 pixels (1.6 Mpix)

VM9-8YFSmithsonite : ZnCO3

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Masua Mine, Masua, Iglesias, Carbonia-Iglesias Province, Sardinia, Italy

Dimensions: 14 cm x 10 cm x 5 cm

Smithsonite, probably cadmian - Old specimen of early '50's - Specimen size 14x10x5 cm
Copyright: © Dr. Geol. Marco Barsanti      Photo ID: 517728     Uploaded by: Marco Barsanti   View Count: 200   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1270 x 1009 pixels (1.3 Mpix)

597-LNTSphalerite : ZnS, Quartz : SiO2

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Ingurtosu mine, Ingurtosu, Arbus, Medio Campidano Province, Sardinia, Italy

Dimensions: 9 cm x 5 cm x 2 cm

Old sphalerite specimens from the 2nd zone of Brassey Lode, Ingurtosu mine, collected on Sept, 14, 1959. The left specimen is 9x5x2 cm, the right one is 10x6x2 cm size. The white matrix is quartz, while the sphalerite cockades have grown around a schist nucleus -
Copyright: © Dr. Geol. Marco Barsanti      Photo ID: 517725     Uploaded by: Marco Barsanti   View Count: 229   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1396 x 1137 pixels (1.6 Mpix)

8V1-0HGStibiconite : Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH) , Stibnite : Sb2S3

Villasalto, Gerrei, Sarrabus-Gerrei, South Sardinia Province, Sardinia, Italy

"Stibiconite" crystals after stibnite - specimen size 12x9x3.5 - from an old collection of early'50s
Copyright: © Dr. Geol. Marco Barsanti      Photo ID: 517715     Uploaded by: Marco Barsanti   View Count: 207   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1495 x 1159 pixels (1.7 Mpix)

JYA-CYPSulphur : S8

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Perticara Mine, Novafeltria, Rimini Province, Emilia-Romagna, Italy

Dimensions: 18 cm x 15 cm x 4.5 cm

Sulphur crystals up to 4 cm on matrix from an old collection (specimen collected in 1959) - Overall size of specimen 18x15x4.5 cm
Copyright: © Dr. Geol. Marco Barsanti      Photo ID: 517708     Uploaded by: Marco Barsanti   View Count: 220   Approval status: Public galleries    Type: Photo - 1525 x 1984 pixels (3.0 Mpix)

Shengus, Pakistan, June 2011

Shengus, Haramosh Mts., Skardu District, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan

Here I am during a visit into a mine of Shengus area in June 2011
Copyright: © Dott. Geol. Marco Barsanti      Photo ID: 400348     Uploaded by: Marco Barsanti   View Count: 936   Approval status: User gallery    Type: Photo - 1200 x 800 pixels (1.0 Mpix)
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