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Titanite from northwest of Deep Canyon, Santa Rosa Mountains, south of Palm Desert, Riverside County, California

 
Titanite from northwest of Deep Canyon, Santa Rosa Mountains, south of Palm Desert, Riverside County, California

Titanite from northwest of Deep Canyon, Santa Rosa Mountains, south of Palm Desert, Riverside County, California

Titanite from northwest of Deep Canyon, Santa Rosa Mountains, south of Palm Desert, Riverside County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 60681
Mineral:Titanite
Locality:northwest of Deep Canyon, Santa Rosa Mountains, south of Palm Desert, Riverside County, California
Description:Large lustrous translucent brown titanite crystal on gray matrix. The titanite crystal is triangular shape and the bottom edge is incomplete. A large titanite from an historic locality first described by Webb in 1939 in American Mineralogist. Ex. Alfred (Fred) DeVito (19372004)
Overall Size:5.5x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:50 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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