Various minerals 1997


This is minerals I got during 1997 outside of the mineral trips I made.
I traded, was given, bought or found it somewhere..

Fluorite and sphalerite from Åkerlandet, Dorothea.
As a gift from Leif Wigren.
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Fluorite, unknown locality.
Bought in Västerås during a summers fair.
(300 dpi, 640x480, k)
Grossular from Beiarn, Norway.
Bought on the annual meeting of Västerbottens amatörgeologer, 1997. (300 dpi, 800x600, k)
Rock crystals from Bohuslän.
A friend showed me a quartz dyke on an island outside Skärkamn. Inside a cavity was two 3-cm crystal tops pointing right out at us, but it is almos impossible to get those crystals out. You would have to remove a ton of rock before reaching them.... What a teaser.
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Cobaltite from Håkansboda.
Barted against a beryl with Luciana Pederzani, Västerås.
(300 dpi, 800x600, k)
Cobaltite from Håkansboda.
Same as above, after some work.
(300 dpi, 800x600, k)
Bastnasite from Bastnäs, Riddarhyttan.
As a gift from Luciana Pederzani, Västerås .
(300 dpi, 800x600, k)
Galena from Ångermanälven, Vilhelmina.
As a gift from Leif Wigren.
(300 dpi, 800x600, k)
Galena from Trevor tin mine, Cornwall, England.
Barted against a beryl with Luciana Pederzani, Västerås .
(300 dpi, 800x600, k)
Erythrite from a silver mine in Marocc.
As a gift from a trader at the marketplace.
(300 dpi, 800x600, k)

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