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Gypsum var. Desert Rose from Sonora, Mexico

 
Gypsum var. Desert Rose from Sonora, Mexico

Gypsum var. Desert Rose from Sonora, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 37691
Mineral:Gypsum var. Desert Rose
Locality:Sonora, Mexico
Description:Sculptural formation of bladed gypsum crystals that displays nicely in several orientations. The gypsum crystals are included with sand particles giving them a sandy appearance. This formation is referred to as a Desert Rose.
Overall Size:11x8x7 cm
Crystals:1-6 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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