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Opal var. Hyalite on Albite from Pacific Tin Feldspar Quarry, Spruce Pine, Mitchell County, North Carolina

 
Opal var. Hyalite on Albite from Pacific Tin Feldspar Quarry, Spruce Pine, Mitchell County, North Carolina

Opal var. Hyalite on Albite from Pacific Tin Feldspar Quarry, Spruce Pine, Mitchell County, North Carolina

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Opal var. Hyalite on Albite from Pacific Tin Feldspar Quarry, Spruce Pine, Mitchell County, North Carolina

DESCRIPTION:No. 49381
Mineral:Opal var. Hyalite on Albite
Locality:Pacific Tin Feldspar Quarry, Spruce Pine, Mitchell County, North Carolina
Description:Rich specimen of transparent colorless hyalite opal on white albite feldspar. The hyalite opal fluoresces bright green under UV illumination.
Overall Size:10x7x3.5 cm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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