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Steve Szilard Collection 2 – August 2020
Posted by: Raymond McDougall on 08.07.2020 | Filed under: Latest, Recent Mineral Updates

I’ve added some great new specimens in this latest update from the Steve Szilard Collection (click here). These are beautiful pieces from around the world.

Rhodonite in galena, Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia – 8.0 cm

Axinite, Dal’negorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia – 4.8 cm

Cavansite ball (1.5 cm), Wagholi, Pune District, Maharashtra, India

Corundum, var. Ruby, Mysore District, Karnataka, India
Crystal 1.4 cm

Crocoite, Red Lead Mine, Dundas, Tasmania, Australia – 4.7 cm

Datolite, Roncari Quarry, East Granby, Hartford Co., Connecticut, USA
Field of view 4.5 cm

Dioptase, Mindouli, Pool Department, Republic of Congo (Brazzaville)

Dravite Tourmaline, Powers Farm, Pierrepont, St. Lawrence Co., New York, USA – 5.4 cm

Galena with chalcopyrite, Dal’negorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
Field of view 2.7 cm

Chalcopyrite and pyrrhotite with galena, Dal’negorsk, Primorskiy Kray, Russia
Field of view 2.4 cm

Galena with quartz, Gjudurska Mine, Madan District, Bulgaria – 5.7 cm

Goethite on smoky quartz from Lake George, Colorado – 5.1 cm

Hematite with quartz from Jinlong Hill, Longchuan, Guangdong, China – 5.9 cm

Hematite with quartz, Egremont, Cumbria, England
Field of view 4.0 cm

Hemimorphite, Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Durango, Mexico Р6.4 cm

Ilvaite with quartz, Huanggang Mines, Hexigten Banner, Ulanhad,
Inner Mongolia A.R., China – 5.5 cm

Ilvaite with quartz, Huanggang Mines, Hexigten Banner, Ulanhad,
Inner Mongolia A.R., China – 4.7 cm

Magnetite, ZCA No. 4 Mine, Balmat, New York, USA – 4.2 cm

Rhodochrosite, Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon, Lima, Peru – 7.6 cm

Sphalerite (twinned) on dolomite with chalcopyrite,
Joplin Field, Jasper Co., Missouri, USA
5.1 cm

Vivianite, Kerch Peninsula, Crimea, Russia – 11.4 cm