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Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

 
Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 21584
Mineral:Adamite
Locality:Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Description:Large specimen of yellow adamite crystals on brown limonite matrix. The inner crystal zones, exposed around the edges, fluoresce green under UV illumination. No damage. Acquired in 1986 from Bob Jones. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #M431
Overall Size:13x10x4 cm
Crystals:4-8 mm
Status: For reference only
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