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Chalcanthite from 3R Mine (Three-R Mine), Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz County, Arizona

 
Chalcanthite from 3R Mine (Three-R Mine), Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz County, Arizona

DESCRIPTION:No. 52864
Mineral:Chalcanthite
Locality:3R Mine (Three-R Mine), Patagonia Mountains, Santa Cruz County, Arizona
Description:Thick crust of translucent blue chalcanthite with no matrix attached. The surfaces of the chalcanthite have a fine texture with dull luster. Water soluble. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987)
Overall Size:27x19x10 mm
Crystals:micro
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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