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Adamite with Calcite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

 
Adamite with Calcite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Adamite with Calcite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 16774
Mineral:Adamite with Calcite
Locality:Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Description:Sparkling cluster of yellow adamite crystals up to 3 mm with overgrowth of scattered white scalenohedral calcite crystals up to 6 mm. Only two small areas fluoresce under UV illumination.
Overall Size:7x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:2-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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