Posts tagged pretty things.

mineralists:

Purple Fluorite on Barite

rockon-ro:

FLUORITE (Calcium Fluoride) crystals from Cave-In-Rock, Illinois, USA. Interesting markings on the crystal face of a single fluorite crystal are probably representative of complex crystal twinning.

rockon-ro:

FLUORITE (Calcium Fluoride) crystals from Cave-In-Rock, Illinois, USA. Interesting markings on the crystal face of a single fluorite crystal are probably representative of complex crystal twinning.

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bijoux-et-mineraux:

Helix Ramondi (land snail fossil) epigenised with Lussatite - Dallet, France

bijoux-et-mineraux:

Helix Ramondi (land snail fossil) epigenised with Lussatite - Dallet, France

neuromaencer:

Fluorite crystals (blue) with Pyrite (gold-coloured), photographed at the National history museum in Milan, Italy

neuromaencer:

Fluorite crystals (blue) with Pyrite (gold-coloured), photographed at the National history museum in Milan, Italy

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earthshaped:

Cerussite with goethite

Tharsis Mines, Tharsis, Alosno, Huelva, Andalusia, Spain

fuckyeahmineralogy:

Azurite and Malachite; Khenifra Province, Meknes-Tafilalet Region, Morocco

fuckyeahmineralogy:

Azurite and Malachite; Khenifra Province, Meknes-Tafilalet Region, Morocco

jnminerals:

Chalcopyrite

(via pythoskeeps)

earthshaped:

Barite crystals

Sidi Lahcen Mine in Nador, Nador Province, Oriental Region, Morocco

earthshaped:

Barite crystals

Sidi Lahcen Mine in Nador, Nador Province, Oriental Region, Morocco

mineralists:

Galena cube perched atop purple Fluorite and smaller cubes of Galena. Denton Mine, Illinois

mineralists:

Galena cube perched atop purple Fluorite and smaller cubes of Galena. Denton Mine, Illinois

mineralists:

Vanadinite

mineralists:

Vanadinite

mineralists:

Rare blue Halite on Sylvite from Intrepid Potash East Mine, New Mexico

Australian Opals from Planet Opal

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mineralists:

Fluorite specimen with beautiful phantoms from Minerva Mine, Illinois

mineralists:

Fluorite specimen with beautiful phantoms from Minerva Mine, Illinois

bijoux-et-mineraux:

Aquamarine and Feldspar - Namibia

bijoux-et-mineraux:

Aquamarine and Feldspar - Namibia

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libutron:

Fluorite | ©Xiao-dong Xu 
Fluorite from China.

libutron:

Fluorite | ©Xiao-dong Xu 

Fluorite from China.

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