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Pyromorphite, Mottramite, Vanadinite from Allah Cooper (Valcooper) Mine, Contrary Creek District, near Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia

 
Pyromorphite, Mottramite, Vanadinite from Allah Cooper (Valcooper) Mine, Contrary Creek District, near Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia

Pyromorphite, Mottramite, Vanadinite from Allah Cooper (Valcooper) Mine, Contrary Creek District, near Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia

Pyromorphite, Mottramite, Vanadinite from Allah Cooper (Valcooper) Mine, Contrary Creek District, near Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia

Pyromorphite, Mottramite, Vanadinite from Allah Cooper (Valcooper) Mine, Contrary Creek District, near Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 42912
Mineral:Pyromorphite, Mottramite, Vanadinite
Locality:Allah Cooper (Valcooper) Mine, Contrary Creek District, near Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia
Description:Green hexagonal pyromorphite crystals up to 0.3 mm long on lustrous black mottramite microcrystals with a streak of orange hexagonal vanadinite crystals up to 0.2 mm. Many of the vanadinite crystals are hollow indicating they may be pseudomorphs. Refer to: Virginia Minerals, vol. 50 #2, May 2007 and Mineral News August 2008
Overall Size:6x3x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 0.3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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