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Danburite with Calcite from Mina la Aurora, Charcas District, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

 
Danburite with Calcite from Mina la Aurora, Charcas District, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Danburite with Calcite from Mina la Aurora, Charcas District, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 19844
Mineral:Danburite with Calcite
Locality:Mina la Aurora, Charcas District, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
Description:Rich cluster of many danburite crystals up to 4 cm long intergrown with milky calcite crystals (fluorescent) up to 12 mm. Many of the danburite crystals are exposed at the terminations showing glassy crystal faces. Minor nicks in 2 of the crystals.
Overall Size:5x5x5 cm
Crystals:4-40 mm
Status: For reference only
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