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Mineral Specimen No. 76393:
Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins for sale from shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia.

This mineral specimen Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins from shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia 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. 76393:

Mineral Species: Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins.
Location of origin: shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia.
Description: Stacked formation of parallel V-twinned translucent gray gypsum crystals. The gypsum has clay inclusions that give it the gray-tan color. The specimen was extracted from solid rock, not from a cavity, resulting in minor surface imperfections where the surrounding matrix was removed.
Overall size: 9x3x1.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 10-20 mm
Price: $85 (plus shipping).

Mineral Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins for sale from shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia

Detail view of mineral Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins for sale from shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia

Detail view of mineral Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins for sale from shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia

Detail view of mineral Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins for sale from shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia

Detail view of mineral Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins for sale from shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia

Detail view of mineral Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins for sale from shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia

Cabinet-sized Specimen

     


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