|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Virginia > Vivianite|
|Locality:||construction excavation, Richmond, 500 meters SE of Virginia State Capitol Square, Virginia|
|Description:||Large bladed compound crystals of translucent vivianite that shows dark blue and green color when illuminated from the rear that formed in a fossil deposit where buried organic matter provided the phosphate for the vivianite to form. Collected ca. 1960|
|Overall Size:||7x1.5x1 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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