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Mineral Specimen No. 54025:
Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz from Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona.

This mineral specimen of Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz from Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 54025:

Minerals Species: Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz.
Location of mineral deposit: Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona.
Description: Lustrous translucent red-orange wulfenite crystals on brown calcite-willemite matrix (the willemite fluoresces greenish-white under UV illumination) mounted to an acrylic base. The wulfenite crystals are thin, square-shaped, with beveled edge faces. No damage is visible to the unaided eye, minute edge chipping is visible under 20x magnification. Collected March 2003. Repaired where the crystal separated. The repair was skillfully executed and is detectable only under high magnification.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 5x3x3 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 16 mm
Price: $275 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz from Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

Mineral Specimens: Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz from Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

Mineral Specimens: Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz from Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

Mineral Specimens: Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz from Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

Mineral Specimens: Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz from Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

Mineral Specimens: Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz from Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

Mineral Specimens: Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz from Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

Mineral Specimens: Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz from Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

Mineral Specimens: Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz from Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Mineral Specimens: Wulfenite on Willemite, Calcite, Quartz from Red Cloud Mine, Red Gem Pocket, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

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