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Svanbergite with Almandine and Goethite from North side of Clear Creek, Idaho Springs District, Clear Creek County, Colorado

 
Svanbergite with Almandine and Goethite from North side of Clear Creek, Idaho Springs District, Clear Creek County, Colorado

Svanbergite with Almandine and Goethite from North side of Clear Creek, Idaho Springs District, Clear Creek County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 57392
Mineral:Svanbergite with Almandine and Goethite
Locality:North side of Clear Creek, Idaho Springs District, Clear Creek County, Colorado
Description:Translucent tan-brown svanbergite crystals on brown limonite-stained quartz with dark-brown goethite and dodecahedral brown almandine crystals to 3 mm. For more information on this find see Kile's (1991) article in Rocks and Minerals v.65 #5.
Overall Size:23x15x8 mm
Crystals:0.5-1.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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