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Sanbornite and Gillespite from Mount Trumbull, near Incline, California (Type Locality for Sanbornite)

 
Sanbornite and Gillespite from Mount Trumbull, near Incline, California (Type Locality for Sanbornite)

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Sanbornite and Gillespite from Mount Trumbull, near Incline, California (Type Locality for Sanbornite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 13371
Mineral:Sanbornite and Gillespite
Locality:Mount Trumbull, near Incline, California (Type Locality for Sanbornite)
Description:Red gillespite in white sanbornite. Massive - no crystals. The sanbornite fluoresces white under UV illumination. With old label from W. Leicht. Ex. Cilen collection #6878
Overall Size:30x25x13 mm
Crystals:
Status: For reference only
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