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Gypsum var. Selenite coated with Chrysocolla from Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Gypsum var. Selenite coated with Chrysocolla from Chihuahua, Mexico

Gypsum var. Selenite coated with Chrysocolla from Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 46301
Mineral:Gypsum var. Selenite coated with Chrysocolla
Locality:Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Elongated selenite crystal, the transparent colorless variety of gypsum, with partial overgrowth of light-green chrysocolla. The termination has irregular faces, but appears to be complete and natural. Ex. Bob Holzer (1934-2009) collection
Overall Size:10x2x1.5 cm
Crystals:1-100 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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