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Mineral Specimen No. 73975:
Metaswitzerite (altered Switzerite) for sale from Foote Mine, Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina.

This mineral specimen of Metaswitzerite (altered Switzerite) from Foote Mine, Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina 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 for sale No. 73975:

Mineral Species: Metaswitzerite (altered Switzerite).
Location of mineral deposit: Foote Mine, Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina. (Type Locality for Metaswitzerite and Switzerite) Click here to see other minerals from Type localities.
Description: Sprays of acicular brown metaswitzerite crystals on one face of contrasting light-colored matrix. The metaswitzerite crystals formed from altered switzerite crystals that dehydrated upon exposure to air. Ex. Joe Cilen (1916-1997) #5040f.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 29x24x17 mm.
Size of individual crystals: 0.1-1.0 mm
Price: $40 (plus shipping).

Mineral Metaswitzerite (altered Switzerite) for sale from Foote Mine, Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina

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