WVGES

Mini-Museum of Geology & Natural History,
Photographs of Selected Rock and Mineral Specimens


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calcite, calcium carbonate calcite (calcium carbonate)
Locality: Rich Mountain, Randolph County, WV
Donated By: Dave Phillips
#59
137 mm x 70 mm
(5.4 in x 2.8 in)

fluorite, calcium fluoride fluorite (calcium fluoride)
Locality: Renick, Greenbrier County, WV
Donated By: Dave Phillips
#26
67 mm x 22 mm x 25 mm
(2.6 in x 0.9 in x 1.0 in)

pyrite, iron disulfide pyrite (iron disulfide)
Locality: Island Creek Coal Company, Grant County, WV
#23
59 mm x 29 mm
(2.3 in x 1.1 in)

quartz, silicon dioxide quartz (silicon dioxide)
Locality: Hampshire County, WV
Donated By: Dave Phillips
#16
135 mm x 130 mm
(5.3 in x 5.1 in)

sphalerite on quartz, zinc sulfide sphalerite on quartz (zinc sulfide)
Locality: Hampshire County, WV
Donated By: Dave Phillips
#21
105 mm x 46 mm
(4.1 in x 1.8 in)

Museum Curator: E. Ray Garton: Curator@PrehistoricPlanet.com


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