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Vivianite from Tomokoni Adit, near Canutillos Mine, Potosi Department, Bolivia

 
Vivianite from Tomokoni Adit, near Canutillos Mine, Potosi Department, Bolivia

Vivianite from Tomokoni Adit, near Canutillos Mine, Potosi Department, Bolivia

DESCRIPTION:No. 23936
Mineral:Vivianite
Locality:Tomokoni Adit, near Canutillos Mine, Potosi Department, Bolivia
Description:Lustrous dark-green translucent vivianite crystals embedded in brown matrix from the famous Bolivian find ca. 2003-4. The matrix lacks pyrite and other sulfides common at other vivianite localities, resulting in higher quality vivianite.
Overall Size:8x6x6 cm
Crystals:4-6 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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