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Phosgenite on Galena from Monteponi Mine, Iglesias, Sardinia, Italy

 
Phosgenite on Galena from Monteponi Mine, Iglesias, Sardinia, Italy

Phosgenite on Galena from Monteponi Mine, Iglesias, Sardinia, Italy

DESCRIPTION:No. 39362
Mineral:Phosgenite on Galena
Locality:Monteponi Mine, Iglesias, Sardinia, Italy
Description:Transparent yellow phosgenite crystals filling a cavity in gray metallic galena. There are two phosgenite crystals, separated by a 2 mm thick section of another phosgenite crystal (hard to photograph). The phosgenite fluoresces under UV illumination.
Overall Size:8x6x6 cm
Crystals:7-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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