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Anhydrite with Calcite from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Anhydrite with Calcite from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Anhydrite with Calcite from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Anhydrite with Calcite from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Anhydrite with Calcite from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Anhydrite with Calcite from Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 50061
Mineral:Anhydrite with Calcite
Locality:Naica District, Saucillo, Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Translucent tapered pale-blue anhydrite crystal to 45 mm long with the rear and sides partially overgrown with translucent colorless scalenohedral calcite crystals to 7 mm. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #699; originally acquired in 1993
Overall Size:7x4.5x3 cm
Crystals:1-45 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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