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Colemanite from Furnace Creek, Death Valley, Inyo County, California (Type Locality for Colemanite)

 
Colemanite from Furnace Creek, Death Valley, Inyo County, California (Type Locality for Colemanite)

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Colemanite from Furnace Creek, Death Valley, Inyo County, California (Type Locality for Colemanite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 34098
Mineral:Colemanite
Locality:Furnace Creek, Death Valley, Inyo County, California (Type Locality for Colemanite)
Description:Lustrous crystals of colorless colemanite crystals silky surface luster. The colemanite crystals are almost all in parallel orientation resulting in simultaneous reflections off the crystal faces.
Overall Size:4x3x3 cm
Crystals:3-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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