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Scheelite from Piaotang Mine, Xihuashan, Jiangxi, China

 
Scheelite from Piaotang Mine, Xihuashan, Jiangxi, China

Scheelite from Piaotang Mine, Xihuashan, Jiangxi, China

Scheelite from Piaotang Mine, Xihuashan, Jiangxi, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 62871
Mineral:Scheelite
Locality:Piaotang Mine, Xihuashan, Jiangxi, China
Description:Partial crystal of translucent white scheelite with unusual dark-purple outer layer with lustrous crystal faces. Though the underlying scheelite fluoresces white under SW UV illumination, the purple outer layer does not fluoresce under UV. Collected in 2012
Overall Size:31x26x15 mm
Crystals:31 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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