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Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

 
Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Adamite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 50844
Mineral:Adamite
Locality:Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Description:Plate of lustrous translucent green adamite crystals on brown limonite gossan. The adamite fluoresces bright green under UV illumination. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection
Overall Size:9x5.5x3 cm
Crystals:5-9 mm
Status: For reference only
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