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Celestine from Hammam Zriba Mine, Zaghaoun, Tunisia

Celestine from Hammam Zriba Mine, Zaghaoun, Tunisia

Locality:Hammam Zriba Mine, Zaghaoun, Tunisia
Description:Translucent blue celestine crystals (celestite) with no matrix attached. The termination of the celestine crystals have brick-red hematite inclusions. These were sold years ago by Weinrich mislabeled as barite, but were correctly identified in 1999.
Overall Size:5x4.5x1 cm
Crystals:4.0-4.5 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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