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Descloizite pseudomorphs after Vanadinite from Commercial Mine, Georgetown District, Grant County, New Mexico

 
Descloizite pseudomorphs after Vanadinite from Commercial Mine, Georgetown District, Grant County, New Mexico

Descloizite pseudomorphs after Vanadinite from Commercial Mine, Georgetown District, Grant County, New Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 21067
Mineral:Descloizite pseudomorphs after Vanadinite
Locality:Commercial Mine, Georgetown District, Grant County, New Mexico
Description:Very aesthetic specimen with translucent, red-brown vanadinite, some altered to greenish descloizite pseudomorphs. Looks beautiful under magnification. Old Smithsonian label, collected by W.F. Hillebrand. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970); Ex. US National Museum (Smithsonian) No. 48687
Overall Size:5x4x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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