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Scheelite on Dolomite with Pyrrhotite from Morro Velho Mine, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil

 
Scheelite on Dolomite with Pyrrhotite from Morro Velho Mine, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Scheelite on Dolomite with Pyrrhotite from Morro Velho Mine, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Scheelite on Dolomite with Pyrrhotite from Morro Velho Mine, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 61346
Mineral:Scheelite on Dolomite with Pyrrhotite
Locality:Morro Velho Mine, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Description:Elongated group of parallel transparent orange scheelite crystals to 6 mm on translucent colorless dolomite crystals to 8 mm with bronze-metallic pyrrhotite crystals to 1 mm. The scheelite crystals fluoresce bright white under SW UV illumination.
Overall Size:22x12x11 mm
Crystals:1-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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