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Ilvaite from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

 
Ilvaite from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

Ilvaite from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

Ilvaite from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

DESCRIPTION:No. 62431
Mineral:Ilvaite
Locality:Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho
Description:Lustrous black ilvaite crystal embedded in gray-brown matrix. The ilvaite crystal has a pyramidal termination composed of {111} faces modified by a {011} edge face. The lower front corner of the ilvaite crystal is incomplete.
Overall Size:22x22x15 mm
Crystals:12 mm
Status: For reference only
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