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Vivianite in fossilized Mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

 
Vivianite in fossilized Mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

Vivianite in fossilized Mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

Vivianite in fossilized Mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

Vivianite in fossilized Mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

Vivianite in fossilized Mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

Vivianite in fossilized Mollusk from Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine

DESCRIPTION:No. 65375
Mineral:Vivianite in fossilized Mollusk
Locality:Kerch Peninsula, Crimea Oblast', Ukraine
Description:White fossilized clam that has several small openings on one face that reveals the lustrous black vivianite crystals replaced the interior. The original clam provided the organic phosphates that recrystallized into the vivianite crystals. Ex. D. Miller collection #M383
Overall Size:5x4x4 cm
Crystals:5-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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