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Plancheite from Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Plancheite from Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Plancheite from Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 21187
Mineral:Plancheite
Locality:Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Pocket in matrix lined with fine, hair-like crystals of blue plancheite in radiating sprays. Very colorful. Undamaged. Has old labels from Smith and Victor Yount. Ex. Bill Smith collection #1850
Overall Size:5x4x3 cm
Crystals:3 mm
Status: For reference only
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