AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Mexico > Gypsum with sand inclusions

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Gypsum with sand inclusions from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Gypsum with sand inclusions from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Gypsum with sand inclusions from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 30151
Mineral:Gypsum with sand inclusions
Locality:Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Large cluster of flattened gypsum crystals included with sand (sometimes sold as sand gypsum or gypsum roses). The crystals are unusually large and show reflections off the crystal faces when illuminated. Very clean with few imperfections.
Overall Size:17x11x10 cm
Crystals:2-12 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Mexico > Barite & other Sulfate Minerals

 

  Buy Gypsum with sand inclusions at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Barite & other Sulfate Minerals

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;