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Adamite from Mapimi District, Durango, Mexico

Adamite from Mapimi District, Durango, Mexico

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Adamite from Mapimi District, Durango, Mexico

Locality:Mapimi District, Durango, Mexico
Description:Plate of yellow-green adamite crystals. The adamite fluoresces brilliant green under UV illumination. With old label indicating it was purchased from J. Albanese in 1949. Ex. Russ Buckingham collection
Overall Size:10x7x4 cm
Crystals:4-5 mm
Archived: For reference only






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