Tucson Show still goes on…
Part 2. Fine Mineral Show and TGMS.
Photo by Michael Leybov
Fine Mineral Show this year was as bright as it used to be for years and, though a month have passed since it closed, we are all still impressed by specimens that we have a chance to see there. Below are photos of just a few highlights from the exhibits of masters of mineral world.
Benitoite, 6 x 4 cm.
Dallas Gem Mine, San Benito River headwaters area, San Benito Co., California, USA. Kristalle company.
Emerald, 12 x 3 cm, crystal 4 x 3 cm.
Muzo Mine, Vasquez-Yacopí Mining District, Boyacá Department, Colombia.
Pink quartz, 11 x 7 cm.
Ilha claim, Taquaral, Itinga, Jequitinhonha valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Kristalle.
Dona Leicht (Kristalle).
Wayne Leicht. Kristalle.
Brazilianite, 7 x 5 cm.
Córrego Frio mine, Linópolis, Divino das Laranjeiras, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Mineral Classics.
Columbite crystal (0.7x 0.8 cm) on matrix.
White Rock District, Middletown, Middlesex Co., Connecticut, USA. Mineral Classics.
Smitsonite, 12 x 6 cm.
Masua Mine, Masua, Iglesias, Carbonia-Iglesias Province, Sardinia, Italy. Mineral Classics.
Mineral Classics team - Brian Kosnar and his family.
Legrandite, 7 x 4 cm.
Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Mun. de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico.
Dave Bank Collection.
Michael Leybov, Ludmila Cheshko, Anna Scherbina