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Tucson 2014 - "The Pueblo Gem and Mineral Show"

Published 23/02/2014 | Reference Mindat News
 Tucson 2014 - "The Pueblo Gem and Mineral Show" No, the Pueblo Show isn't just about big quartz spheres! For the last few years the Fine Mineral pavilion has been hosting real mineral dealers with real minerals. A big quartz sphere In this report I'm concentrating on two dealers at the Fine Mineral Pavilion. There are many others but did not get suitable photographs of suitable material in the others yet, I will return during the course of the show (it runs until Feb 14th) and...

Tucson 2014 - Arizona Mineral and Fossil Show ("Inn Suites Show")

Published 23/02/2014 | Reference Mindat News
 Tucson 2014 - Arizona Mineral and Fossil Show ("Inn Suites Show") Another year, and here we are, back in Tucson. And our first stop is the show that everyone still refers to as the "Inn Suites" show even though the hotel changed name several years ago. The Arizona Mineral and Fossil Show at the Hotel Tucson City Center is one of the shows run by Marty Zinn and is where many mineral dealers encamp for the bulk of Tucson time. The Arizona Mineral and Fossil Show Katya and I...

Mindat Tucson Show Special 2014

Published 21/02/2014 | Reference Mindat News
 Mindat.org Tucson Show Special Magazine We are very proud to announce the first Mindat.org Show Special magazine, for Tucson 2014, is now available for free download.It is available for FREE download from the link below: Mindat.org Show Special Tucson 2014Click here to downloadDownloaded 2,022 times Paper copies will be available next week at the Tucson Show!

Tucson 2014 - 3rd Update

Published 21/02/2014 | Reference Mindat News
 Tucson 2014 - Third Update Tucson remains as busy as always, and with so much going on and so little time to report it, I've decided to put everything left in the run-up to the TGMS show in one report. This also includes an update on things I didn't get to write about in the previous reports on Inn Suites and Pueblo.  Inn Suites (Update) Baby diplodocus being chased by Triceratops Chalcocite from China - Jordi Fabre specimen From Gunnar Farber, The oldest rock in...

The Munich Mineral Show 2013

Published 01/12/2013 | Reference Mindat News
Published: Wed, 30 Oct 2013, Subject: The Munich Mineral Show 2013?The Munich Mineral Show (Mineralientage München) 2013 Show Entrance The Munich Mineral Show is the largest single-venue mineral and gem show in the world. Spread across four huge halls in the Munich Messestadt, it is probably the second-most important mineral event of the year after the Tucson Show. View over hall A6 Unseasonably warm weather (over 20° C on occasions) did not seem to put off the crowds....