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|Valentinite on Galena
|PrÝbram, Central Bohemia, Czech Republic
|Colorless valentinite crystals up to 13 mm long on crystallized galena matrix. The valentinite crystals have a pearly, almost chatoyant sheen when light reflects off the crystals. Old time specimen from the 1880s from a famous collector. Ex. Westtown School (West Chester, Pa.) Collection no. 6275, donated by William Sansom Vaux (1811-1882).
|For reference only
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