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Adamite (purple) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

 
Adamite (purple) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Adamite (purple) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Adamite (purple) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 53917
Mineral:Adamite (purple)
Locality:Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Description:Transparent crystals of pale purple adamite on brown limonite gossan from the famous find in the San Judas orebody. The adamite crystals are elongated form with chisel-shaped terminations and lustrous crystal faces.
Overall Size:26x22x10 mm
Crystals:1-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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