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Vivianite on fossilized mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

 
Vivianite on fossilized mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

Vivianite on fossilized mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

Vivianite on fossilized mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

Vivianite on fossilized mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

Vivianite on fossilized mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

Vivianite on fossilized mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

Vivianite on fossilized mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

DESCRIPTION:No. 59161
Mineral:Vivianite on fossilized mollusk
Locality:Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine
Description:Lustrous translucent-to-transparent dark gray-blue bladed vivianite crystals on one face of a fossilized bivalve mollusk. The organic mollusk provided the phosphates that recrystallized to form the vivianite crystals in voids. Ex. M. Zinn collection #2159
Overall Size:5.5x4.5x3 cm
Crystals:4-9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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