|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Bolivia > Vivianite|
|Locality:||Tomokoni Adit, near Canutillos Mine, Potosi Department, Bolivia|
|Description:||Unusually large vivianite crystals to 115 mm long with lustrous crystal faces and steep terminations. The vivianite crystals appear black, but are transparent green when rear-illuminated. The prism faces have pearly luster that show the green color. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #628; originally acquired in 1992|
|Overall Size:||11x8x4.5 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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