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Gypsum var. Selenite from Cave of Swords, Gibraltar Mine, Naica District, Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Gypsum var. Selenite from Cave of Swords, Gibraltar Mine, Naica District, Chihuahua, Mexico

Gypsum var. Selenite from Cave of Swords, Gibraltar Mine, Naica District, Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 49320
Mineral:Gypsum var. Selenite
Locality:Cave of Swords, Gibraltar Mine, Naica District, Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Sculptural formation of striated selenite crystals, the colorless variety of gypsum, with sparkling surfaces composed of many smaller crystals, with a custom-made acrylic base to support upright. Ex. Swigert collection #912
Overall Size:18x5x3 cm
Crystals:18 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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