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|Penfieldite Pb2Cl3(OH) with Boleite
|Sierra Gorda District, Antofagasta, Chile
|Superbly crystallized rare penfieldite crystals on matrix with blue boleite. One of the best found. The penfieldite is colorless, six-sided, long tapering crystals, with minute striations. The penfieldite fluoresces yellow under UV illumination. Collected August 2001
|For reference only
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