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Scapolite (Meionite-Marialite) from Oliver Geroux Molybdenite Mine, Bear Lake, Quebec, Canada

 
Scapolite (Meionite-Marialite) from Oliver Geroux Molybdenite Mine, Bear Lake, Quebec, Canada

Scapolite (Meionite-Marialite) from Oliver Geroux Molybdenite Mine, Bear Lake, Quebec, Canada

Scapolite (Meionite-Marialite) from Oliver Geroux Molybdenite Mine, Bear Lake, Quebec, Canada

DESCRIPTION:No. 39390
Mineral:Scapolite (Meionite-Marialite)
Locality:Oliver Geroux Molybdenite Mine, Bear Lake, Quebec, Canada
Description:Prismatic pale-yellow crystals labeled as scapolite (a mineral group containing meionite and marialite). One crystal appears to have been fractured post formation, then healed with small black crystals in the healed area. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #6841; originally acquired in 1986
Overall Size:5x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:18-50 mm
Status: For reference only
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