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Gypsum var. Selenite (twinned crystals) from Las Salinas de Paracas, Pisco, Ica Department, Peru

 
Gypsum var. Selenite (twinned crystals) from Las Salinas de Paracas, Pisco, Ica Department, Peru

Gypsum var. Selenite (twinned crystals) from Las Salinas de Paracas, Pisco, Ica Department, Peru

DESCRIPTION:No. 37749
Mineral:Gypsum var. Selenite (twinned crystals)
Locality:Las Salinas de Paracas, Pisco, Ica Department, Peru
Description:Golden crystals of transparent gypsum, variety selenite, standing upright off crusty brown matrix. The gypsum crystals are all twinned, with V-shaped terminations, and have lustrous crystal surface.
Overall Size:4.5x4x4 cm
Crystals:4-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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