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Cryolite from Ivigtut, Arsuk Firth (Arsukfjord), Kitaa Province, Greenland (Type Locality for Cryolite)

 
Cryolite from Ivigtut, Arsuk Firth (Arsukfjord), Kitaa Province, Greenland (Type Locality for Cryolite)

Cryolite from Ivigtut, Arsuk Firth (Arsukfjord), Kitaa Province, Greenland (Type Locality for Cryolite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 18372
Mineral:Cryolite
Locality:Ivigtut, Arsuk Firth (Arsukfjord), Kitaa Province, Greenland (Type Locality for Cryolite)
Description:Rare crystals of cryolite covering one side of massive cryolite matrix. Minute brown crystals (of siderite?) selectively coat some faces. Crystals of cryolite are extremely rare.
Overall Size:5x5x3 cm
Crystals:3-7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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