Welcome to the San Diego County 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 2008!

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The pictures can be used free of charge for private and educational purposes as long as you  mention the source.  For any other use, publication, or distribution in any form (print, film, digital or any other media) a written permission is required!


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



Elbait, Himalaya MineGreen Elbait in Lepidolit, Himalaya Mine

Colorless Elbait, Himalaya MineElbait with Lepidolit, Himalaya Mine

Elbait on Microcline, Himalaya MineMulticolor Elbait, Himalaya Mine


Mesa Grande Mining District: Himalaya Mine and San Diego Mine


 

Spessartine on Smokey Quartz, Little Three Mine, RamonaSpessartite Garnet, Little Three Mine, Ramona

Spessartine on Matrix, Little Three Mine, RamonaBlue Topaz, Little Three Mine, Ramona

Topaz (light blue), Little Three Mine, RamonaSpessartite in Clevelandit with Schorl, Little Three Mine, Ramona

Singel 1" Spessartine Garnet Crystal, Little Three Mine, RamonaSpessartite on Schorl, Little Three Mine, Ramona



Ramona: Little Three Mine and Hercules Claim




Elbait, Tourmaline Queen, PalaBlue-Pink Tourmaline, Tourmaline Queen, Pala

Elbait, Tourmaline Queen, Pala

Morganite Beryll, Stewart Mine, PalaPink Tourmaline with pale blue cap, Stewart Mine, Pala

Pink Tourmaline, Stewart Mine, PalaElbait with Quartz, Little Joe II Pocket, Stewart Mine, Pala

Blue Tourmaline with Morganite, Stewart Mine, PalaBubblegum-Pink Elbait, Stewart Mine, Pala

Pink Tourmaline, Stewart Mine, PalaElbait , Stewart Mine, Pala

Morganite, White Queen Mine, PalaMorganite Beryll. White Queen Mine, Pala



Pala Mining District: Tourmaline Queen Mine, Stewart Mine, White Queen Mine
Elizabeth R,  Tourmaline King Mine


 
Elbait with Quartz, Cryo Geenie, Warner SpringsTourmaline on Matrix, Cryo Geenie, Warner Springs

Elbait with Quartz, Cryo Geenie, Warner SpringsTourmaline, Cryo Geenie, Warner Springs

Elbait on Matrix, Cryo Geenie, Warner SpringsTourmaline with Quartz, Cryo Geenie, Warner Springs



Warner Springs: Cryo Geenie Mine


 
Kunzite / Spodumen, BeBee Hole, Pak RatDoubly Colored Spodumen
Pink = Kunzite
Yellow = Triphane.

BeBee Hole, Pak Rat
San Diego Co.


      
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