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Gallery: Jordi Fabre i Fornaguera, Collector of the Exquisite

Below are the 39 figures from the article Jordi Fabre i Fornaguera, Collector of the Exquisite by Carles Curto Milà.

Figure 1. Jordi Fabre enjoying his mineral collection. Carmen Gimeno photo.

Figure 1. Jordi Fabre enjoying his mineral collection. Carmen Gimeno photo.

Figure 2. Anglesite with cerussite, 4.3 cm high, from shaft IX, Touissit, Oujda, Morocco; mined ca. 1995. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 2. Anglesite with cerussite, 4.3 cm high, from shaft IX, Touissit, Oujda, Morocco; mined ca. 1995. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 3. Quartz (amethyst), 12 cm high, from Pedrera AVE, Riudarenes, Girona, Spain; mined 2006. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 3. Quartz (amethyst), 12 cm high, from Pedrera AVE, Riudarenes, Girona, Spain; mined 2006. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 4. Silver, 12 cm high, from Imiter, Anti-Atlas, Morocco; mined ca. 1990. Jordi Deusedes photo.

Figure 4. Silver, 12 cm high, from Imiter, Anti-Atlas, Morocco; mined ca. 1990. Jordi Deusedes photo.

Figure 5. Fluorapatite with quartz, 9 cm wide, from level 2, Panasqueira mines, Beira Baixa, Portugal. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 5. Fluorapatite with quartz, 9 cm wide, from level 2, Panasqueira mines, Beira Baixa, Portugal. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 6. Dolomite, 5.6 cm wide, from the Azkarate quarry, Eugui, Navarra, Spain; mined 2002. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 6. Dolomite, 5.6 cm wide, from the Azkarate quarry, Eugui, Navarra, Spain; mined 2002. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 7. Smithsonite after mimetite, 6 cm high, from Taouz, Er Rachidia, Morocco; mined 2003. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 7. Smithsonite after mimetite, 6 cm high, from Taouz, Er Rachidia, Morocco; mined 2003. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 8. Silver, 4.7 cm high, from Hiendelaencina, Guadalajara, Spain. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 8. Silver, 4.7 cm high, from Hiendelaencina, Guadalajara, Spain. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 9. Azurite, 4.6 cm high, from Kerrouchen, Khénifra, Morocco; mined 2007. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 9. Azurite, 4.6 cm high, from Kerrouchen, Khénifra, Morocco; mined 2007. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 10. Doubly terminated azurite with malachite, 9 cm wide, from shaft IX, Touissit, Oujda, Morocco; mined 1999. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 10. Doubly terminated azurite with malachite, 9 cm wide, from shaft IX, Touissit, Oujda, Morocco; mined 1999. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 11. Twinned azurite, 6.5 cm wide, from Kerrouchen, Khénifra, Morocco; mined ca. 2003. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 11. Twinned azurite, 6.5 cm wide, from Kerrouchen, Khénifra, Morocco; mined ca. 2003. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 12. Fluorite with barite, 4.5 cm high, from La Cabaña, Berbes, Asturias, Spain; mined ca. 1995. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 12. Fluorite with barite, 4.5 cm high, from La Cabaña, Berbes, Asturias, Spain; mined ca. 1995. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 13. Pyromorphite, 5 cm wide, from Mine des Farges, Ussel, Corrèze, France; mined ca. 1972. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 13. Pyromorphite, 5 cm wide, from Mine des Farges, Ussel, Corrèze, France; mined ca. 1972. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 14. Ferberite with quartz and muscovite, 8.5 cm wide, from level 2, Panasqueira Mines, Beira Baixa, Portugal; mined ca. 1995. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 14. Ferberite with quartz and muscovite, 8.5 cm wide, from level 2, Panasqueira Mines, Beira Baixa, Portugal; mined ca. 1995. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 15. Cassiterite on quartz, 6.1 cm high, La Parrilla mine, Almoharín, Cáceres, Spain; mined ca. 1986. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 15. Cassiterite on quartz, 6.1 cm high, La Parrilla mine, Almoharín, Cáceres, Spain; mined ca. 1986. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 16. Fluorite and quartz, crystal 1.7 cm, from Sant Marçal, Montseny, Girona, Spain; mined 1960. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 16. Fluorite and quartz, crystal 1.7 cm, from Sant Marçal, Montseny, Girona, Spain; mined 1960. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 17. Pyromorphite, 8 cm, from Geoda Realces, San Andrés mine, Villaviciosa de Córdoba, Espiel, Córdoba, Spain; mined 1997. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 17. Pyromorphite, 8 cm, from Geoda Realces, San Andrés mine, Villaviciosa de Córdoba, Espiel, Córdoba, Spain; mined 1997. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 18. Sphalerite on dolomite, 4.7 cm high, from the Las Manforas mine, áliva, Picos de Europa, Cantabria, Spain; mined 1991. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 18. Sphalerite on dolomite, 4.7 cm high, from the Las Manforas mine, áliva, Picos de Europa, Cantabria, Spain; mined 1991. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 19. Hinggannite-(Y) on dolomite, crystal 0.5 cm, from the Trimouns mine, Luzenac, Ariège, France; mined 1996. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 19. Hinggannite-(Y) on dolomite, crystal 0.5 cm, from the Trimouns mine, Luzenac, Ariège, France; mined 1996. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 20. Fluorapatite with siderite, 5 cm high, from level 2, Panasqueira Mines, Beira Baixa, Portugal; mined 1992. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 20. Fluorapatite with siderite, 5 cm high, from level 2, Panasqueira Mines, Beira Baixa, Portugal; mined 1992. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 21. Freieslebenite, 4.2 cm wide, from Hiendelaencina, Guadalajara, Spain. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 21. Freieslebenite, 4.2 cm wide, from Hiendelaencina, Guadalajara, Spain. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 22. Sphalerite with dolomite, 9 cm wide, from Las Manforas mine, àliva, Picos de Europa, Cantabria, Spain; mined 1984. Jordi Deusedes photo.

Figure 22. Sphalerite with dolomite, 9 cm wide, from Las Manforas mine, àliva, Picos de Europa, Cantabria, Spain; mined 1984. Jordi Deusedes photo.

Figure 23. Gersdorfite, specimen 7 cm wide, crystal 2 cm wide, from vein 51, Aït Ahmane, Bou Azzer, Tazenakht, Ouarzazate, Morocco; mined ca. 2001. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 23. Gersdorfite, specimen 7 cm wide, crystal 2 cm wide, from vein 51, Aït Ahmane, Bou Azzer, Tazenakht, Ouarzazate, Morocco; mined ca. 2001. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 24. Cinnabar, specimen 4 cm high, crystal 1.2 cm high, from Pozo San Teodoro, Almadén, Ciudad Real, Spain. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 24. Cinnabar, specimen 4 cm high, crystal 1.2 cm high, from Pozo San Teodoro, Almadén, Ciudad Real, Spain. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 25. Mimetite on hollandite, 5 cm high, from Taouz, Er Rachidia, Morocco; mined 2001. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 25. Mimetite on hollandite, 5 cm high, from Taouz, Er Rachidia, Morocco; mined 2001. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 26. Twinned azurite, 3.7 cm wide, from Kerrouchen, Khénifra, Morocco; mined 2004. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 26. Twinned azurite, 3.7 cm wide, from Kerrouchen, Khénifra, Morocco; mined 2004. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 27. Parisite-(Ce) on dolomite, crystal 0.9 cm high, from the Trimouns mine, Luzenac, Ariège, France; mined ca. 1995. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 27. Parisite-(Ce) on dolomite, crystal 0.9 cm high, from the Trimouns mine, Luzenac, Ariège, France; mined ca. 1995. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 28. Twinned cerussite, crystal 3 cm high, from shaft IX, Touissit, Oujda, Morocco; mined 1996. Jordi Deusedes photo.

Figure 28. Twinned cerussite, crystal 3 cm high, from shaft IX, Touissit, Oujda, Morocco; mined 1996. Jordi Deusedes photo.

Figure 29. Titanite on feldspar and quartz, crystal 1.3 cm high, from Imilchil, High Atlas, Morocco; mined 2006. Roberto Appiani photo.

Figure 29. Titanite on feldspar and quartz, crystal 1.3 cm high, from Imilchil, High Atlas, Morocco; mined 2006. Roberto Appiani photo.

Figure 30. Gold, 2.3 cm high, from Sierra de la Chimenea, Talarrubias-Casas de Don Pedro, Badajoz, Spain; mined ca. 2004–2008. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 30. Gold, 2.3 cm high, from Sierra de la Chimenea, Talarrubias-Casas de Don Pedro, Badajoz, Spain; mined ca. 2004–2008. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 31. Fluorite on quartz, 9 cm high, from the Reguerín 2 Pocket, La Viesca, La Collada, Asturias, Spain; mined 2004. Louis-Dominique Bayle photo.

Figure 31. Fluorite on quartz, 9 cm high, from the Reguerín 2 Pocket, La Viesca, La Collada, Asturias, Spain; mined 2004. Louis-Dominique Bayle photo.

Figure 32. Quartz, 2 cm high, from Chelva, Valencia, Spain; mined ca. 1976. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 32. Quartz, 2 cm high, from Chelva, Valencia, Spain; mined ca. 1976. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 33. Fluorite with quartz, crystal 2.5 cm high, from Coquera de la Calcita, La Viesca, La Collada, Asturias, Spain; mined 2004. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 33. Fluorite with quartz, crystal 2.5 cm high, from Coquera de la Calcita, La Viesca, La Collada, Asturias, Spain; mined 2004. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 34. Cinnabar in barite, 4 cm high, from Pozo San Teodoro, Almadén, Ciudad Real, Spain; mined ca. 1957. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 34. Cinnabar in barite, 4 cm high, from Pozo San Teodoro, Almadén, Ciudad Real, Spain; mined ca. 1957. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 35. Anglesite and galena, crystal 2 cm, from Linares, Jaén, Spain; mined ca. 1990. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 35. Anglesite and galena, crystal 2 cm, from Linares, Jaén, Spain; mined ca. 1990. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 36. Cassiterite on quartz, 5 cm wide, from level 2, Panasqueira mines, Beira Baixa, Portugal; mined ca. 1990. Francisco Piña photo.

Figure 36. Cassiterite on quartz, 5 cm wide, from level 2, Panasqueira mines, Beira Baixa, Portugal; mined ca. 1990. Francisco Piña photo.

Figure 37. Wulfenite on barite, crystal 2.3 cm wide, from Mibladen, Midelt, Morocco; mined ca. 1980. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 37. Wulfenite on barite, crystal 2.3 cm wide, from Mibladen, Midelt, Morocco; mined ca. 1980. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 38. Roselite-beta and calcite, 5.3 cm high, from Arhbar, Bou Azzer, Tazenakht, Ouarzazate, Morocco; mined 2004. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 38. Roselite-beta and calcite, 5.3 cm high, from Arhbar, Bou Azzer, Tazenakht, Ouarzazate, Morocco; mined 2004. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 39. Chalcopyrite on ferberite, 10 cm high, from level 2, Panasqueira mines, Beira Baixa, Portugal; mined ca. 1989. Jeff Scovil photo.

Figure 39. Chalcopyrite on ferberite, 10 cm high, from level 2, Panasqueira mines, Beira Baixa, Portugal; mined ca. 1989. Jeff Scovil photo.

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