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Turquoise crystals on Quartz from Bishop Mine, Lynch Station, Campbell County, Virginia

 
Turquoise crystals on Quartz from Bishop Mine, Lynch Station, Campbell County, Virginia

Turquoise crystals on Quartz from Bishop Mine, Lynch Station, Campbell County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 36879
Mineral:Turquoise crystals on Quartz
Locality:Bishop Mine, Lynch Station, Campbell County, Virginia
Description:Sparkling microcrystals of blue-green turquoise partially coating one face of milky quartz. The turquoise crystals look beautiful under magnification: transparent, lustrous with many distinct individual crystals visible. Rare. Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #204; ex. David Lipscomb
Overall Size:17x12x7 mm
Crystals:micro
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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