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Scheelite from Thompson Mine, Darwin, Inyo County, California

 
Scheelite from Thompson Mine, Darwin, Inyo County, California

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Scheelite from Thompson Mine, Darwin, Inyo County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 12733
Mineral:Scheelite
Locality:Thompson Mine, Darwin, Inyo County, California
Description:Elongated octahedral crystal of scheelite with a whitish coating on the outer surface. Difficult to photograph specimen - must be seen in person to be appreciated. Fluoresces blue-white under UV illumination. Ex. A. Stevenson (1916-2007) collection #119
Overall Size:20x18x13 mm
Crystals:20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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