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Turquoise var. Rashleighite from Bunny Mine, St. Austell, Cornwall, England

 
Turquoise var. Rashleighite from Bunny Mine, St. Austell, Cornwall, England

Turquoise var. Rashleighite from Bunny Mine, St. Austell, Cornwall, England

Turquoise var. Rashleighite from Bunny Mine, St. Austell, Cornwall, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 44699
Mineral:Turquoise var. Rashleighite
Locality:Bunny Mine, St. Austell, Cornwall, England
Description:Rich specimen of crystallized green rashleighite, the ferrian variety of the mineral species turquoise, over translucent colorless quartz crystals. Turquoise crystals are rare and these look quite beautiful when viewed under magnification. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #5935; originally collected in 1954 by Dr. R. J. king
Overall Size:3.5x3.5x2 cm
Crystals:micro
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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