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Bixbyite from Thomas Range, Juab County, Utah (Type Locality for Bixbyite)

 
Bixbyite from Thomas Range, Juab County, Utah (Type Locality for Bixbyite)

Bixbyite from Thomas Range, Juab County, Utah (Type Locality for Bixbyite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 35480
Mineral:Bixbyite
Locality:Thomas Range, Juab County, Utah (Type Locality for Bixbyite)
Description:Large crystals of black bixbyite up to 10 mm across on rhyolite matrix with scattered topaz crystals up to 3 mm. The bixbyite is perfect: lustrous flat faces and sawtooth-like crystal twinning along the edges. Ex. Don Belsher collection
Overall Size:20x15x15 mm
Crystals:2-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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