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Celestine and Calcite from La Paz (Matehuala), Sierra del Fraile, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

 
Celestine and Calcite from La Paz (Matehuala), Sierra del Fraile, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Celestine and Calcite from La Paz (Matehuala), Sierra del Fraile, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 19954
Mineral:Celestine and Calcite
Locality:La Paz (Matehuala), Sierra del Fraile, San Luis Potosi, Mexico
Description:Branching formation of pale-blue celestine crystals up to 5 mm on central spines up to 6 cm. Overgrown on the celestine is white calcite that fluoresces green under UV illumination. Beautiful specimen,
Overall Size:8x8x4 cm
Crystals:5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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