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Boleite from Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalia, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite)

 
Boleite from Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalia, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 42199
Mineral:Boleite
Locality:Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalia, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite)
Description:Unusual cluster of blue boleite crystals with no matrix attached. The boleite crystals are cubic form and they are partially translucent. Most of the boleite are complete on 4-5 sides and alter into massive boleite in the center. Ex. Robert C. Lambert (1919-2008)
Overall Size:15x12x10 mm
Crystals:1-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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