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Strontianite pseudomorphs after Celestine from Stoneco Quarry, Lime City, Wood County, Ohio

 
Strontianite pseudomorphs after Celestine from Stoneco Quarry, Lime City, Wood County, Ohio

Strontianite pseudomorphs after Celestine from Stoneco Quarry, Lime City, Wood County, Ohio

DESCRIPTION:No. 40372
Mineral:Strontianite pseudomorphs after Celestine
Locality:Stoneco Quarry, Lime City, Wood County, Ohio
Description:An exceptional specimen of white strontianite pseudomorphs after celestine (celestite) crystals up to 30 mm long. The core of each crystal is still celestine, but the outer zones have altered to strontianite and fluoresces white under UV illumination. Ex. Ellery Holt collection
Overall Size:13x12x11 cm
Crystals:10-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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