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Melanterite from New Almaden Mine, Santa Teresa Hills, Santa Clara County, California

 
Melanterite from New Almaden Mine, Santa Teresa Hills, Santa Clara County, California

Melanterite from New Almaden Mine, Santa Teresa Hills, Santa Clara County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 52137
Mineral:Melanterite
Locality:New Almaden Mine, Santa Teresa Hills, Santa Clara County, California
Description:Hemispherical formations of green-white fibrous melanterite crystals. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection #252b; collected when Nalle worked at mine in 1942
Overall Size:4x3x2 cm
Crystals:1-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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