Corundum Var. Sapphire from Balangoda, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province,  Sri Lanka [SAPPHIRE6]
Corundum Var. Sapphire
Balangoda, near Ratnapura, Sabaragamuwa Province, Sri Lanka
Spinel (rough and cut) from Mogok, Sagaing District, Mandalay Division, Burma (Myanmar) [SPINEL4]
Spinel (rough and cut)
Mogok, Sagaing District, Mandalay Division, Burma (Myanmar)
Opal (polished) from Jalisco, Mexico [OPAL3]
Opal (polished)
Jalisco, Mexico
Azurite w/ Malachite from Milpillas Mine, Sonora, Mexico [AZURITE7]
Azurite w/ Malachite
Milpillas Mine, Sonora, Mexico
Zoisite Var. Tanzanite from Arusha, Merelani, Tanzania [TANZANITE5]
Zoisite Var. Tanzanite
Arusha, Merelani, Tanzania
Sphalerite on Quartz from Shuikoushan Lead/Zinc Mine, Chaling, Hunan Province, China [SPHALERITE1]
Sphalerite on Quartz
Shuikoushan Lead/Zinc Mine, Chaling, Hunan Province, China

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Previous Updates

An "update" is a set of specimens posted to the site at the same time.

The most recent updates are posted directly on the Home page.

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Note that all specimens are in the database, and hence searchable via the search form, via any "themed galleries" they may appear in, as well as in these update galleries.

Gem Aquamarine crystals with Muscovite and Fluorite from Pakistan Recent acquisitions
July 22, 2013
Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill, Idaho Assorted Minerals
December 10, 2012
Gold from Venezuela Newly Found
October 3, 2012
Purple Creedite from Chihuahua, Mexico Recent Acquisitions
July 5, 2012
Bi-colored Tourmaline from the Cruzeiro Mine, Brazil Mixed Worldwide Minerals
June 6, 2012
Brazilianite on double terminated Albite from Brazil Brazilianite on Albite
May 16, 2012
Aquamarine crystal cluster from Pakistan Worldwide Minerals
May 2, 2012
Tanzanite from Arusha, Tanzania Mixed Worldwide Minerals
April 18, 2012
Rose Quartz from Brazil Mixed Worldwide Minerals
April 4, 2012



Worldwide Minerals

March 23, 2012
Fukang stony iron pallasite

Mixed Minerals

& Meteorites

January 4, 2012
Tri-Color Blue Cap Sapo Mine Tourmaline 2011 Highlights
December 7, 2011
Michigan Dendritic Silver

Munich Finds,

Michigan Metals

November 30, 2011
fluorescent boytroidal opal, from Durango Mexico Denver Finds
October 12, 2011
Copper pseudomorphs after Cuprite from Rusia

Copper Pseudomorphs

& other selections

September 28, 2011
4-phase petroleum inclusion Quartz Quartz and Tourmaline
September 6, 2011
Bi-Color double terminated Paprok Tourmaline photo by Jeff Scovil Mixed Minerals
August 24, 2011
Amethyst Scepter from Rhode Island

Dowell Coll.

Quartz and Tourmaline

July 6, 2011
Spessartine and Smoky Quartz

Dowell Collection Starters

June 22, 2011
Bi-Color Himalaya Mine, San Diego tourmaline

Tourmaline and Epidote

June 8, 2011
Cruzeiro Mine Tourmaline, Brazil

Tourmaline and Opal

May 25, 2011
Ettringite from N'Chwanning 2 mine, South Africa Mixed Worldwide Minerals
May 11, 2011
Gold crystal from Venezuela Mixed Minerals
April 27, 2011
Spessartine Garnets on Diopside from Eden Mills, Vermont Mixed Favorites
April 11, 2011
Hessonite Garnet from the Jeffrey Mine, Asbestos, Quebec, Canada Choice Tucson Finds
March 30, 2011
Jeremejevite from Erongo, Namibia Mixed Worldwide Minerals
March 16, 2011
Malachite and Chrysocholla pseudomorph after Azurite Mixed Worldwide Minerals
March 4, 2011
Demantoid Garnet from Madagascar Demantoid Garnets, Hessonites and Herkimer Diamonds
February 18, 2011
Amethyst with Prehnite from Namibia

Mixed Worldwide Minerals

January 12, 2010
Hessonite Garnet from the Jefferey Mine, Quebec

Mixed Worldwide Minerals 

Selected for our Website re-launch

December 29, 2010
Mimetite on matrix 

Mixed Worldwide Minerals

Selected for Web site Relaunch 

December 15, 2010

Gold Crystal

Gold from Venezuela!

December 7, 2010

Etched Aquamarine

Mixed Worldwide Minerals

Selected especially for our Web Site Relaunch

November 27, 2010
Gem diopside crystal 

Mixed Worldwide Minerals

Special Selections for our new web site

November 27, 2010

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