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Wulfenite on Fluorite with Calcite from Red Cloud Mine, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

 
Wulfenite on Fluorite with Calcite from Red Cloud Mine, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

Wulfenite on Fluorite with Calcite from Red Cloud Mine, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

Below: fluorescence under ultraviolet illumination
Wulfenite on Fluorite with Calcite from Red Cloud Mine, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona

DESCRIPTION:No. 56526
Mineral:Wulfenite on Fluorite with Calcite
Locality:Red Cloud Mine, Silver District, La Paz County, Arizona
Description:Lustrous translucent red-orange wulfenite crystals to 9 mm on translucent greenish fluorite with translucent white calcite crystals to 0.5 mm. The fluorite fluoresces purple under UV illumination, the calcite fluoresces white.
Overall Size:2.5x2x1.3 cm
Crystals:micro to 9 mm
Status: For reference only
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