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Cerussite on Galena with Barite from Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

 
Cerussite on Galena with Barite from Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

Cerussite on Galena with Barite from Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

Cerussite on Galena with Barite from Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

DESCRIPTION:No. 64477
Mineral:Cerussite on Galena with Barite
Locality:Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco
Description:Many lustrous transparent pale-gray cerussite crystals to 7 mm on gray galena with bladed translucent orange barite crystals to 10mm. Under magnification the cerussite crystals are seen to be are repeatedly twinned at 60° angles, typical of the species. Ex. Lucile Squier (1905-2007) collection
Overall Size:5x4.5x3 cm
Crystals:1-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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