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Boleite from Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite)

 
Boleite from Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 50300
Mineral:Boleite
Locality:Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite)
Description:Large single crystal of cubic translucent blue boleite with stepped edges and corners indicating the possible presence of pseudoboleite overgrowth. The boleite crystal is incomplete on the bottom where it intersected the surrounding matrix. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #773; ex. Neal Yedlin (1908-1977)
Overall Size:10x10x9.5 mm
Crystals:10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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