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Bixbyite on rhyolite with Topaz from Cubical #2 Claim, Topaz Mountain, Thomas Range, Juab County, Utah (Type Locality for Bixbyite)

 
Bixbyite on rhyolite with Topaz from Cubical #2 Claim, Topaz Mountain, Thomas Range, Juab County, Utah (Type Locality for Bixbyite)

Bixbyite on rhyolite with Topaz from Cubical #2 Claim, Topaz Mountain, Thomas Range, Juab County, Utah (Type Locality for Bixbyite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 29463
Mineral:Bixbyite on rhyolite with Topaz
Locality:Cubical #2 Claim, Topaz Mountain, Thomas Range, Juab County, Utah (Type Locality for Bixbyite)
Description:Large crystal of black bixbyite 9 mm across on rhyolite matrix with scattered topaz crystals up to 10 mm. The bixbyite is perfect: lustrous flat faces and sawtooth-like crystal twinning along the edges.
Overall Size:4.5x3x2 cm
Crystals:2-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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