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Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

 
Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 46208
Mineral:Adamite
Locality:Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Description:Lustrous transparent-to-translucent yellow-green adamite crystals with remnants of brown limonite gossan. The adamite occurs in fan-shaped aggregates to 20 mm across. The adamite fluoresces bright green under UV illumination. Ex. Bob Holzer (1934-2009) collection
Overall Size:32x23x16 mm
Crystals:3-11 mm
Status: For reference only
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