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Mixed Minerals

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Locality: 
Somma Vesuvius, Naples Province, Campania, Italy
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
2 × 3 × 2 cm
Weight: 
270.00gr
Description

This group includes 50 rare or very rare samples, all from Somma Vesuvius, fumaroles, metamorphoses, lava and sanidinitici. Some species are very common, but I have included anyway because they are really rare at Vesuvius. Measurements MM, TN, weight about 270 grams.

In the picture: sarcolite, baddeleyite, artroeite, fluor-potassicrichterite, lazurite, mimetite, prehnite, quartz, red spinel.

1. Actinolite: bundles of white crystals, San Vito, Ercolano, Naples

2. Albite: milk white elongated crystals, Cava Trapolino, Sant’Anastasia, Naples

3. Ankerite: groups of selliform crystals on each other, Pollena, Naples

4. Artroeite: groups of white or colorless needle-shaped crystals, Crater of Vesuvius, Herculaneum, Naples

5. Baddeleyite: vertically striped brown tabular crystals, San Vito, Herculaneum, Naples

6. Caledonite: elongated blue crystals on tenorite, Cratere Vesuvio, Ercolano, Naples

7. Coverings: small yellow crystals, San Vito, Ercolano, Naples

8. Cerussite: imperfect opalescent crystals, Crater Vesuvius, Herculaneum, Naples

9. Chabazite: colorless pseudocubic crystals, Cava Vitiello, Terzigno, Naples

10. Chabazite: crystals facolitic dress, Lagno Amendolare, Sant’Anastasia, Naples

11. Challacolloite: small white-milk arborescent aggregate crystals, Cratere Vesuvio, Ercolano, Naples

12. Cotunnite: erupting white crystalline crust 1944, Fumarole Crater Vesuvius, Herculaneum, Naples

13. Chondrodite: orange complex crystals, San Vito, Ercolano, Naples

14. Crysocolla: green glass deposition on tenorite, Crater Vesuvius, Herculaneum, Naples

15. Ellestadite: bundles of light brown needle-shaped crystals, San Vito, Ercolano, Naples

16. Ferrisepiolite: yellow granules, San Vito, Herculaneum, Naples

17. Fluoborite: colorless elongated crystals, Cava Vitiello, Terzigno, Naples

18. Fluoronatrocoulsellite: groups of transparent and colorless octahedral crystals, Cratere Vesuvio, Ercolano, Napoli

19. Fluoro-potassicrichterite: blue-green crystals, Lagno Amendolare, Sant’Anastasia, Naples

20. Geikielite: dark complex crystal with metallic pyrrotite, San Vito, Herculaneum, Naples

21. Graphite: black lumps, San Vito, Ercolano, Naples

22. Guarinite: packets of yellow crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma Vesuvio, Naples

23. Hydroxibritholite-Ce: small pale green elongated crystals on zircon, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma Vesuvio, Naples

24. Lazurite: blue lumps, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma Vesuvio, Naples

25. Kalsilite: brown decayed crystals, Pollena, Naples

26. Marialite: silky crystals in parallel association, Cava Le Novelle, Ercolano, Naples

27. Matlockite: transparent and colorless micaceous crystals, Crater Vesuvius, Herculaneum, Naples

28. Microsommite TL: silky crystals, Cava Vitiello, Terzigno, Naples

29. Mimetite: yellow acicular crystals, Crater Vesuvius, Herculaneum, Naples

30. Molybdenite: metal scales, San Vito, Ercolano, Naples

31. Montesommaite TL: truncated bipiramid crystals, Cava Vitiello, Terzigno, Naples

32. Opal: white accretion, Crater Vesuvius, Herculaneum, Naples

33. Paratacamite: green deposition on tenorite, Lave 1872, Torre del Greco, Naples

34. Pargasite: black elongated crystals, Cratere Vesuvio, Ercolano, Naples

35. Prehnite: light blue hemispheres, Pollena, Naples

36. Pyrite: small yellow cubes: Cava Trapolino, Sant’Anastasia, Naples

37. Pyrocloro: yellow octahedrons, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma Vesuvio, Naples

38. Quartz: transparent and colorless crystals, alpine dress, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma Vesuvio, Naples

39. Sarcolite TL: complex, transparent and colorless crystal, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma Vesuvio, Naples

40. Red spinel: complex red crystal, San Vito, Ercolano, Naples

41. Sulfur: yellow bipiramids, fumaroles from the crater floor, Cratere Vesuvio, Ercolano, Naples

42. Sylvite TL: white crystalline crust, Cratere Vesuvio, Ercolano, Naples

43. Tenorite: TL: groups of dark crystals, Crater Vesuvius, Herculaneum, Naples

44. Tenorite: TL: elongated metal crystals, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma Vesuvio, Naples

45. Thorianite: small cubic metallic crystal, rough, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma Vesuvio, Naples

46. Thorite on zircon: complex green crystal with zircon, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma Vesuvio, Naples

47. Uraninite: small complex metal cubes, San Vito, Ercolano, Naples

48. Acicular fibrous zeolites: curls of white acicular crystals on thomsonite, Cava Vitiello, Terzigno, Naples

49. Zircon: blue octahedrons, ex coll. Panunzi, Somma Vesuvio, Naples

50. Zirconolite: packages of red crystals, Cava Le Novelle, Ercolano, Naples

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