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Brochantite from Mina Vieja, Potrerillos, Atacama, Chile

 
Brochantite from Mina Vieja, Potrerillos, Atacama, Chile

Brochantite from Mina Vieja, Potrerillos, Atacama, Chile

DESCRIPTION:No. 24923
Mineral:Brochantite
Locality:Mina Vieja, Potrerillos, Atacama, Chile
Description:Thin layer of green brochantite crystals on matrix. This was a vein formation, with the face removed to reveal a cavity that allowed complete crystal growth. The crystals are thin, elongated crystals and partially translucent.
Overall Size:4.5x2x1.5 cm
Crystals:.5-1 mm
Status: For reference only
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