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Cebollite in Melilite from Iron Hill, Gunnison County, Colorado (Type Locality for Cebollite)

 
Cebollite in Melilite from Iron Hill, Gunnison County, Colorado (Type Locality for Cebollite)

Cebollite in Melilite from Iron Hill, Gunnison County, Colorado (Type Locality for Cebollite)

Cebollite in Melilite from Iron Hill, Gunnison County, Colorado (Type Locality for Cebollite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 35998
Mineral:Cebollite in Melilite
Locality:Iron Hill, Gunnison County, Colorado (Type Locality for Cebollite)
Description:White fibrous cebollite in white melilite matrix. Under magnification, and properly oriented lighting, acicular crystals are visible on two faces of the specimen. With old label from AMNH. Ex. American Museum of Natural History #18691
Overall Size:25x25x20 mm
Crystals:.1-.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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