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Adamite var. Cuprian Adamite with Calcite and Conichalcite from Mapimi District, Durango, Mexico

 
Adamite var. Cuprian Adamite with Calcite and Conichalcite from Mapimi District, Durango, Mexico

Adamite var. Cuprian Adamite with Calcite and Conichalcite from Mapimi District, Durango, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 43748
Mineral:Adamite var. Cuprian Adamite with Calcite and Conichalcite
Locality:Mapimi District, Durango, Mexico
Description:Translucent deep-green copper-rich adamite microcrystals (commonly mislabeled as Cuproadamite or Cuprian Adamite) with transparent colorless calcite microcrystals and thin light-green crusts of conichalcite in areas. Looks beautiful under magnification.
Overall Size:3.5x2.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:micro
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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