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Gypsum var. Selenite Fish-tail Twin from Ocampo, Coahuila, Mexico

 
Gypsum var. Selenite Fish-tail Twin from Ocampo, Coahuila, Mexico

Gypsum var. Selenite Fish-tail Twin from Ocampo, Coahuila, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 16624
Mineral:Gypsum var. Selenite Fish-tail Twin
Locality:Ocampo, Coahuila, Mexico
Description:Large formation of twinned selenite crystals 15 cm tall. The selenite crystals have a matte surface texture giving a frosted appearance. Bottom has been sawn flat to stand upright. Amazingly no damage or dings! (Selenite is very soft.) Ex. Earle Sullivan collection (Ct.)
Overall Size:15x8x4 cm
Crystals:3-4 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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