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Gypsum var. Selenite from Cave of Swords, Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Gypsum var. Selenite from Cave of Swords, Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Gypsum var. Selenite from Cave of Swords, Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 34551
Mineral:Gypsum var. Selenite
Locality:Cave of Swords, Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Large cluster of slender, colorless, transparent gypsum (variety selenite). Usually these long crystals are broken, but all crystals are terminated. Many have red-brown hematite sub-surface inclusions. Ex. Frank Jaeger collection #386
Overall Size:17x12x9 cm
Crystals:3-17 cm
Status: For reference only
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