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Hydrocarbon with Calcite from New Almaden Mine, 600' level, Santa Teresa Hills, Santa Clara County, California

 
Hydrocarbon with Calcite from New Almaden Mine, 600' level, Santa Teresa Hills, Santa Clara County, California

Hydrocarbon with Calcite from New Almaden Mine, 600' level, Santa Teresa Hills, Santa Clara County, California

Hydrocarbon with Calcite from New Almaden Mine, 600' level, Santa Teresa Hills, Santa Clara County, California

Hydrocarbon with Calcite from New Almaden Mine, 600' level, Santa Teresa Hills, Santa Clara County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 50280
Mineral:Hydrocarbon with Calcite
Locality:New Almaden Mine, 600' level, Santa Teresa Hills, Santa Clara County, California
Description:Two masses of black hydrocarbon in shallow cavities in a vein of colorless calcite. A cavity on the rear has translucent calcite crystals to 4 mm across. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #289; collected 1942
Overall Size:9x5x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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