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Chalcanthite from Rodalquilar Mining District, Almerķa, Andalusia, Spain

 
Chalcanthite from Rodalquilar Mining District, Almerķa, Andalusia, Spain

Chalcanthite from Rodalquilar Mining District, Almerķa, Andalusia, Spain

DESCRIPTION:No. 43668
Mineral:Chalcanthite
Locality:Rodalquilar Mining District, Almerķa, Andalusia, Spain
Description:Translucent blue chalcanthite crystals on one face of light-colored matrix. Under magnification the chalcanthite crystals are seen to be curved crystals in aggregates standing upright off the matrix. Water soluble.
Overall Size:7x5x2.5 cm
Crystals:1-2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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