AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Mexico > Boleite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Boleite from Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite)

 
Boleite from Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite)

Boleite from Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 20661
Mineral:Boleite
Locality:Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite)
Description:Superb cluster of many interconnected crystals of blue boleite with no matrix attached. The boleite crystals are opaque and cubo-octahedral form. Large clusters like this specimen are very uncommon for this mineral species. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970)
Overall Size:13x10x10 mm
Crystals:3-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Mexico > Molybdates, Arsenates, Vanadates & Lesser Categories

 

  Buy Boleite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Molybdates, Arsenates, Vanadates & Lesser Categories

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;