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Celestine from Agrigento District (Girgenti), Sicily, Italy

 
Celestine from Agrigento District (Girgenti), Sicily, Italy

Celestine from Agrigento District (Girgenti), Sicily, Italy

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Celestine from Agrigento District (Girgenti), Sicily, Italy

DESCRIPTION:No. 55049
Mineral:Celestine
Locality:Agrigento District (Girgenti), Sicily, Italy
Description:Lustrous prismatic translucent white celestine (celestite) crystals completely covering gray matrix with minor yellow sulfur on rear. The celestine crystals fluoresce white under UV illumination and phosphoresce when illumination is extinguished. Ex. Wards
Overall Size:7x5x3 cm
Crystals:4-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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