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Brag Night 2016 Plaque Winners:
Adult 'Best Self Collected' Plaque Winner: Dynelle Longto
Judge's Choice 'Best of Show' Plaque Winner: Dynelle Longto
Blue Ribbon Category Winners:
1. Children’s Plaque Specimen: (No entry)
2. Juniors Specimen: (No entry)
3. Fossil: Dynelle Longto
4. Faceted Stone, self-made: (No entry)
5. Lapidary, self-made: Jack Marcy
6. Jewelry, self-made: Jeff Kontoff
7. Ugliest Specimen: Andy Brodeur
8. Specimen from Maine: (No entry)
9. Specimen from New Hampshire: Andy Brodeur
10. Specimen from Vermont: Dynelle Longto
11. Specimen from Massachusetts: Andy Brodeur
12. Specimen from Rhode Island: (No entry)
13. Specimen from Connecticut: Tim Ruelle
14. Specimen from New York: Andy Brodeur
15. Specimen collected in the U. S.: Danielle Desmarais
16. Specimen from outside the U. S.: Jacqueline Colby
17. Micromount Specimen: Danielle Desmarais
18. Specimen from a senior member: Helen Rodak
19. Specimen collected on a CMVC field trip: Danielle DesMarais
20. Pocket Contents: (No entry)

Photo's of winners below by: Wayne Corwin


Adult 'Best Self Collected' Plaque Winner: Dynelle Longto
Polymorphic Clay Concretion, Sharon, VT


Judge's Choice 'Best of Show' Plaque Winner: Dynelle Longto
Concretion with Leaf Fossil (Populus , most likely P. balsamifera), Sharon, VT (Read more about it)



3. Fossil: Dynelle Longto

Concretion with Leaf Fossil (Populus , most likely P. balsamifera), Sharon, VT (Read more about it)


5. Lapidary: Jack Marcy
“Moon over Desert” bolo



6. Jewelry, self-made: Jeff Kontoff
Azurite pendant



7. Ugliest Specimen: Andy Brodeur
Concretion, Sharon, VT



9. Specimen from New Hampshire: Andy Brodeur
Graphic Granite, Palermo Mine, N. Groton, NH



10. Specimen from Vermont: Dynelle Longto
Polymorphic Clay Concretion, Sharon, VT



11. Specimen from Massachusetts: Andy Brodeur
Kyanite, Blandford, MA



13. Specimen from Connecticut: Tim Ruelle
Goshenite/Morganite/Amazonite Haddam, CT



14. Specimen from New York: Andy Brodeur

Horn Coral, Schoharie, NY



15. Specimen collected in the U. S.: Danielle Desmarais
Quartz, Denver, CO



16. Specimen from outside the U. S.: Jacqueline Colby
Concretion, Italy



17. Micromount Specimen: Danielle Desmarais
Kyanite, Blandford, MA



18. Specimen from a senior member: Helen Rodak
Tourmaline, Pala, CA



19. Specimen collected on a CMVC field trip: Danielle DesMarais
Garnet/Quartz/Epidote, Warwick, MA


A Special Congratulations To Dynelle Longto
Second member to win both the > Best Self Collected & Judges Choice Plaques !
Both specimens are from Sharon, VT ,,, and from the same day ,,, (What a Good day) ! ! !
The
Polymorphic (meaning many distinct shaply forms hooked together) Clay Concretion was very aesthetic.

The Concretion with Leaf Fossil, was actually very special in form and detail ! ! !


Best Self Collected Plaque

Judge's Choice, Best of Show Plaque


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