Welcome to the
Fine Mineral Gallery!



The pictures in this site are taken by The Crystall-Pocket from minerals from our own collection or from private collections from friends and family and are displayed with permission. Copyright for all pictures by The Crystall-Pocket 2006 - 2007!

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Links to other Rooms in our Virtual Mineral Museum:

Tourmaline Room - Garnet Room - Quartz Room
 
Topaz Room - Spodumen Room - Fine Minerals Room
 
Alpine Room - Namibia Room - Pakistan/Afghanistan Room



CalciteCalcite
 unknown origin



Kyanite from BrazilGem Kyanite
(Disthene, a variety of mica)

Brazil


 
Geode with Calcite LeafGeode with Calcite Leaf,
Calcite, Agate, Goetit
( unknown location)



 
GypsumGypsum
unknown location



Danburite HedgehokDanburite with Quartz from Mexiko.

Danburite with Quartz
Mexiko

This is a wonderfull specimen from Mexiko with a Danburite crystal covered with a spray of Quartz crystals at its base.


  
TansanitTansanite from Arusha, Tansania

Tansanite is the blue variety of zoisite and has a very interesting property: it features trichroism, which means that it displays different colors when viewed from three different sides.



Rhodochrosite Sweet Home MineRhodochrosite
from the Sweet Home Mine, Alma, Colorado.

2 crystals, ~1 cm size and very good color and very esthetic -
nothing more to be said ....


      
Please visit us again - we will add more rooms to our gallery ....
      
Links to other Rooms in our Virtual Mineral Museum:

Tourmaline Room - Garnet Room - Quartz Room
 
Topaz Room - Spodumen Room - Fine Minerals Room
 
Alpine Room - Namibia Room - Pakistan/Afghanistan Room