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Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins from shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia

 
Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins from shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia

Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins from shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 57084
Mineral:Gypsum var. Fishtail Twins
Locality:shore of Potomac River, King George County, Virginia
Description:Translucent gray gypsum crystals with V-shaped twinned terminations. The gypsum has clay inclusions that give it the gray color. The crystals were repaired where the bottom V-shaped section joins the vertical section.
Overall Size:9x4x2 cm
Crystals:5-70 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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