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Mineral Specimen No. 76377:
Atacamite, Chrysocolla, Halloysite for sale from Mina la Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile.

This mineral specimen Atacamite, Chrysocolla, Halloysite from Mina la Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile 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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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 76377:

Mineral Species: Atacamite, Chrysocolla, Halloysite.
Location of origin: Mina la Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile. (Type Locality for Atacamite) Click here to see other minerals from Type localities.
Description: Large plate covered on two faces with lustrous spray-shaped formations of dark green atacamite crystals to 10 mm with greenish-white hemispherical halloysite microcrystals to 0.1 mm diameter, over translucent lighter-green chrysocolla. The crystals grew in a constricted cavity preventing complete crystal development. Most visible crystals are complete and undamaged. Collected ca. 1995.
Overall size: 15x9x4 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 10 mm
Price: $150 (plus shipping).

Mineral Atacamite, Chrysocolla, Halloysite for sale from Mina la Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile

Detail view of mineral Atacamite, Chrysocolla, Halloysite for sale from Mina la Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile

Detail view of mineral Atacamite, Chrysocolla, Halloysite for sale from Mina la Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile

Detail view of mineral Atacamite, Chrysocolla, Halloysite for sale from Mina la Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile

Detail view of mineral Atacamite, Chrysocolla, Halloysite for sale from Mina la Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile

Detail view of mineral Atacamite, Chrysocolla, Halloysite for sale from Mina la Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile

Detail view of mineral Atacamite, Chrysocolla, Halloysite for sale from Mina la Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile

Detail view of mineral Atacamite, Chrysocolla, Halloysite for sale from Mina la Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile

Detail view of mineral Atacamite, Chrysocolla, Halloysite for sale from Mina la Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile

Large Cabinet-sized Specimen

     


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