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Mineral Specimen No. 77601:
Halite for sale from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California.

This mineral specimen Halite from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California 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. 77601:

Mineral Species: Halite.
Location of origin: Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California.
Description: Lustrous translucent white-colorless cubic halite crystals on an earlier generation of smaller halite crystals. This halite specimen is not from the common Searles Lake deposit, but from the little-collected Soda Dry Lake locality. No damage. Originally acquired from Al Rose (Fallbrook, Ca.) in August 1998. The halite fluoresces under LW and SW ultraviolet illumination..
Overall size: 4x3x2 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-10 mm
Price: $16 (plus shipping).

Mineral Halite for sale from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

Detail view of mineral Halite for sale from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

Detail view of mineral Halite for sale from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

Detail view of mineral Halite for sale from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

Photographs Above: daylight illumination.
Photograph Below: UV illumination with 254 nm shortwave (SW) ultraviolet illumination. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Shortwave ultraviolet illuminated mineral Halite for sale from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

Photograph Below: UV illumination with 365 nm longwave (LW) ultraviolet illumination. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Longwave ultraviolet illuminated mineral Halite for sale from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

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