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Chalcanthite from Planet Mine, La Paz County, Arizona

Chalcanthite from Planet Mine, La Paz County, Arizona

Locality:Planet Mine, La Paz County, Arizona
Description:Bright blue curved chalcanthite crystals with minor brown gossan matrix recently recovered from the Planet Mine. The chalcanthite formed post-mining from groundwater. Chalcanthite is water-soluble so this specimen was sealed to prevent degradation.
Overall Size:18x4x4 mm
Crystals:18 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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