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Opal var. Opalized Wood from Virgin Valley District, Humboldt County, Nevada

 
Opal var. Opalized Wood from Virgin Valley District, Humboldt County, Nevada

Opal var. Opalized Wood from Virgin Valley District, Humboldt County, Nevada

DESCRIPTION:No. 20593
Mineral:Opal var. Opalized Wood
Locality:Virgin Valley District, Humboldt County, Nevada
Description:Portion of an opalized wood specimen with fresh surfaces at one end. The fresh surfaces make the internal fire (play of colors) visible. This specimen has large, gemmy areas giving excellent material for lapidary. Wood grain pattern visible on sides. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970)
Overall Size:4x3x3 cm
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Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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