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Aynak
Oxidised copper ore
Oxidised copper ore
Bornite
Bornite
Malachite
Malachite
Chalcopyrite and bornite
Chalcopyrite and bornite
Chalcopyrite and bornite
Chalcopyrite and bornite
Chalcopyrite
Chalcopyrite
Malachite. Green oxidised copper ore from near the surface
Malachite. Green oxidised copper ore from near the surface
Chalcopyrite and bornite copper ore
Chalcopyrite and bornite copper ore
Chalcopyrite bands in biotite, quartz, feldspar schist Chalcopyrite bands in biotite, quartz, feldspar schist
Chalcopyrite in dolomitic marble
Chalcopyrite in dolomitic marble
Chalcopyrite and bornite copper ore
Chalcopyrite and bornite copper ore
Azurite, oxidised copper ore
Azurite, oxidized copper ore

Gemstones
Emerald, Panshjer
Emerald, Panshjer
Beryl, variety aquamarine
Beryl, variety aquamarine
Topaz, Nuristan
Topaz, Nuristan
Kunzite, Nuristan
Kunzite, Nuristan
Kunzite, Nuristan
Kunzite, Nuristan
Quartz, variety amethyst
Quartz, variety amethyst
Fluorite, Kandahar
Fluorite, Kandahar
Fluorite, Kandahar
Fluorite, Kandahar
Fluorite, Kandahar
Fluorite, Kandahar
Lapis lazuli, Sary-Sang, Badakhshan
Lapis lazuli, Sary-Sang, Badakhshan
Green tourmaline grading into pink tourmaline (rubellite)
Green tourmaline grading into pink tourmaline (rubellite)
Topaz, Nuristan
Topaz, Nuristan
Industrial minerals
Sulphure, burnt, Mazar-e-Sharif
Sulphur, burnt, Mazar-e-Sharif
Calcite, Bamyan
Calcite, Bamyan
Sulphure, yellow, Mazar-e-Sharif
Sulphur, yellow, Mazar-e-Sharif
Talc, Aichie, Nangarhar
Talc, Aichie, Nangarhar
Salt crystals on branch, Mazar-e-Sharif
Salt crystals on branch, Mazar-e-Sharif
Salt crystals on branch, Mazar-e-Sharif
Salt crystals on branch, Mazar-e-Sharif
Marble, Qalamkar, Kabul
Marble, Qalamkar, Kabul
Marble, Wardak
Marble, Wardak

Metallic minerals
Tantalite
Tantalite
Haematite, Hajigak
Haematite, Hajigak
Chromite, Logar
Chromite, Logar
Galena and Sphalerite
Galena and sphalerite

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