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Penfieldite from Sierra Gorda, Antofagasta, Chile

 
Penfieldite from Sierra Gorda, Antofagasta, Chile

Penfieldite from Sierra Gorda, Antofagasta, Chile

DESCRIPTION:No. 14227
Mineral:Penfieldite
Locality:Sierra Gorda, Antofagasta, Chile
Description:Many rare crystals of penfieldite (requires magnification) on matrix with blue boleite. The penfieldite is colorless, six-sided, long tapering crystals, with minute striations. The penfieldite fluoresces yellow under UV illumination.
Overall Size:5x3x2 cm
Crystals:micro to 2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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