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Cryolite with Siderite from Ivigtut, Arsuk Firth (Arsukfjord), Kitaa Province, Greenland (Type Locality for Cryolite)

 
Cryolite with Siderite from Ivigtut, Arsuk Firth (Arsukfjord), Kitaa Province, Greenland (Type Locality for Cryolite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 59026
Mineral:Cryolite with Siderite
Locality:Ivigtut, Arsuk Firth (Arsukfjord), Kitaa Province, Greenland (Type Locality for Cryolite)
Description:Translucent white cryolite with 9 mm brown siderite crystal. An historic specimen from this famous mine that originally opened in 1854, collected ca. 1880s. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970)
Overall Size:5x4x4 cm
Crystals:1 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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