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Aurichalcite from Mohawk Mine, Helvetia District, Pima County, Arizona

 
Aurichalcite from Mohawk Mine, Helvetia District, Pima County, Arizona

Aurichalcite from Mohawk Mine, Helvetia District, Pima County, Arizona

Aurichalcite from Mohawk Mine, Helvetia District, Pima County, Arizona

DESCRIPTION:No. 61155
Mineral:Aurichalcite
Locality:Mohawk Mine, Helvetia District, Pima County, Arizona
Description:Quartz-rich breccia with many cavities lined with blue-green acicular aurichalcite crystals in hemispherical aggregates to 4 mm diameter. A few larger cavities are lined with translucent individual aurichalcite crystals to 4 mm. Ex. Arthur L. Flagg (1892-1961) collection, author of Rockhounds and Arizona Minerals (1944)
Overall Size:10x6x4.5 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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