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Olivenite from Carissa Mine, Tintic District, Juab County, Utah

 
Olivenite from Carissa Mine, Tintic District, Juab County, Utah

Olivenite from Carissa Mine, Tintic District, Juab County, Utah

Olivenite from Carissa Mine, Tintic District, Juab County, Utah

Olivenite from Carissa Mine, Tintic District, Juab County, Utah

DESCRIPTION:No. 44510
Mineral:Olivenite
Locality:Carissa Mine, Tintic District, Juab County, Utah
Description:Rich specimen of acicular olive-green olivenite crystals in spherical aggregates to 1.5 mm diameter lining all surfaces of a complex cavity in brown gossan. The olivenite cr5ystals look beautiful under magnification. Ex. Harold D. Miller (1838-1919 or 1920) collection, bequeathed to the Wadsworth Atheum in 1909; ex. Loomis-Chaffee School
Overall Size:7.5x6x4 cm
Crystals:0.5-0.8 mm
Status: For reference only
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