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Vanadinite pseudomorphs after Wulfenite from Rowley Mine, near Theba, Maricopa County, Arizona

 
Vanadinite pseudomorphs after Wulfenite from Rowley Mine, near Theba, Maricopa County, Arizona

Vanadinite pseudomorphs after Wulfenite from Rowley Mine, near Theba, Maricopa County, Arizona

Vanadinite pseudomorphs after Wulfenite from Rowley Mine, near Theba, Maricopa County, Arizona

DESCRIPTION:No. 26476
Mineral:Vanadinite pseudomorphs after Wulfenite
Locality:Rowley Mine, near Theba, Maricopa County, Arizona
Description:Lustrous translucent orange-brown vanadinite pseudomorphs after bladed wulfenite crystals to 11 mm on gray matrix. Thin wulfenite crystals formed first, then were overgrown with vanadinite, resulting in flat, platy epimorphs.
Overall Size:24x17x17 mm
Crystals:0.1-0.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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