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Hanksite from Searles Lake deposit, east of Trona, San Bernardino County, California (Type Locality for Hanksite)

 
Hanksite from Searles Lake deposit, east of Trona, San Bernardino County, California (Type Locality for Hanksite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 50198
Mineral:Hanksite
Locality:Searles Lake deposit, east of Trona, San Bernardino County, California (Type Locality for Hanksite)
Description:Doubly-terminated translucent yellow-brown hanksite crystal with scattered dark inclusions. Hanksite is water-soluble and the surfaces were oiled to prevent degradation. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #700; originally acquired in 1995
Overall Size:6.5x3.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:65 mm
Status: For reference only
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