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Mimetite from Puit IX, Touissit Mine, 21 km SSE of Oujda, Jerada Province, Oriental, Morocco

 
Mimetite from Puit IX, Touissit Mine, 21 km SSE of Oujda, Jerada Province, Oriental, Morocco

Mimetite from Puit IX, Touissit Mine, 21 km SSE of Oujda, Jerada Province, Oriental, Morocco

DESCRIPTION:No. 24758
Mineral:Mimetite
Locality:Puit IX, Touissit Mine, 21 km SSE of Oujda, Jerada Province, Oriental, Morocco
Description:Sparkling crystals of yellow mimetite on limonite gossan matrix. The mimetite crystals cover the front and top of the specimen. Two habits: elongated single crystals, as well as rosette-like aggregates up to 6 mm diameter. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #BL989; ex. V. Yount
Overall Size:9x8x5 cm
Crystals:1-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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