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Scheelite and Arsenopyrite from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

 
Scheelite and Arsenopyrite from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Scheelite and Arsenopyrite from Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 19525
Mineral:Scheelite and Arsenopyrite
Locality:Yaogangxian Mine, Nanling Mountains, Hunan Province, China
Description:Octahedral scheelite crystals up to 8 mm on white dolomite crystals up to 1.5 mm and a metallic arsenopyrite crystal 12 mm long. The scheelite fluoresces bright blue-white under UV illumination.
Overall Size:20x15x13 mm
Crystals:1-12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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