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Scheelite from Ortiz Gold Mine, Old Placers District, Santa Fe County, New Mexico

 
Scheelite from Ortiz Gold Mine, Old Placers District, Santa Fe County, New Mexico

Scheelite from Ortiz Gold Mine, Old Placers District, Santa Fe County, New Mexico

Scheelite from Ortiz Gold Mine, Old Placers District, Santa Fe County, New Mexico

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Scheelite from Ortiz Gold Mine, Old Placers District, Santa Fe County, New Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 57385
Mineral:Scheelite
Locality:Ortiz Gold Mine, Old Placers District, Santa Fe County, New Mexico
Description:Three translucent beige-colored octahedral scheelite crystals nestled in a small crevice in gray matrix. The scheelite crystals fluoresce bright white under SW UV illumination. Ex. Al Tlush (Carousel Gems & Minerals)
Overall Size:20x18x17 mm
Crystals:3-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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