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Gypsum var. Selenite from Great Salt Plains, near Jet, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma

 
Gypsum var. Selenite from Great Salt Plains, near Jet, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma

Gypsum var. Selenite from Great Salt Plains, near Jet, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma

DESCRIPTION:No. 33785
Mineral:Gypsum var. Selenite
Locality:Great Salt Plains, near Jet, Alfalfa County, Oklahoma
Description:Exceptionally large cluster of translucent gypsum, variety selenite, with brown sand inclusions. This is a floater specimen with crystals extending from all sides with no point of attachment. No damage. Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #185; ex. W. H. Leithauser Collection # 117
Overall Size:7x6x5 cm
Crystals:1-4 cm
Status: For reference only
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