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Cerussite on Barite over Galena from Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

 
Cerussite on Barite over Galena from Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

Cerussite on Barite over Galena from Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Cerussite on Barite over Galena from Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

DESCRIPTION:No. 60251
Mineral:Cerussite on Barite over Galena
Locality:Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco
Description:Flat plate of lustrous translucent yellow-gray cerussite crystals to 7 mm with bladed translucent pink-orange barite crystals to 8 mm over gray-metallic galena. The cerussite crystals show repeated twinning at 60° angles when inspected closely. Ex. W. Keller #558; originally acquired from David H. Garske
Overall Size:5x4x2 cm
Crystals:2-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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