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Celestine on Aragonite from Hammam Zriba Mine, Zaghaoun, Tunisia

 
Celestine on Aragonite from Hammam Zriba Mine, Zaghaoun, Tunisia

Celestine on Aragonite from Hammam Zriba Mine, Zaghaoun, Tunisia

DESCRIPTION:No. 41656
Mineral:Celestine on Aragonite
Locality:Hammam Zriba Mine, Zaghaoun, Tunisia
Description:Translucent blue celestine crystals (celestite) up to 20 mm long in contrasting white aragonite matrix. These were sold years ago by Weinrich mislabeled as barite, but were correctly identified in 1999. One side crystal is incomplete.
Overall Size:4x3x2 cm
Crystals:1-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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