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Riebeckite var. Crocidolite from (San Francisco Mine), Cochabamba Department, Bolivia

 
Riebeckite var. Crocidolite from (San Francisco Mine), Cochabamba Department, Bolivia

Riebeckite var. Crocidolite from (San Francisco Mine), Cochabamba Department, Bolivia

DESCRIPTION:No. 34509
Mineral:Riebeckite var. Crocidolite
Locality:(San Francisco Mine), Cochabamba Department, Bolivia
Description:Large mass of hair-like blue-gray riebeckite crystals. The old label does not list the exact location, but it probably originated at the old San Francisco asbestos mine. Ex. John A. Manley (1861-1936) ca. 1890s
Overall Size:10x8 cm
Crystals:10 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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