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Dioptase on Willemite with Wulfenite from Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona

 
Dioptase on Willemite with Wulfenite from Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona

Dioptase on Willemite with Wulfenite from Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Dioptase on Willemite with Wulfenite from Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona

DESCRIPTION:No. 43007
Mineral:Dioptase on Willemite with Wulfenite
Locality:Mammoth-St. Anthony Mine, Tiger, Mammoth District, Pinal County, Arizona
Description:Transparent green dioptase crystals up to 1 mm long overgrown on colorless willemite crystals up to 0.5 mm lining the surfaces of a cavity in matrix. Two orange wulfenite crystals are on the bottom edge. Looks beautiful when viewed under magnification.
Overall Size:28x20x13 mm
Crystals:0.1-1.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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