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Phenakite from Mount Antero, Chaffee County, Colorado

 
Phenakite from Mount Antero, Chaffee County, Colorado

Phenakite from Mount Antero, Chaffee County, Colorado

Phenakite from Mount Antero, Chaffee County, Colorado

Phenakite from Mount Antero, Chaffee County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 67471
Mineral:Phenakite
Locality:Mount Antero, Chaffee County, Colorado
Description:Doubly-terminated lustrous translucent gray phenakite crystal with muscovite mica crystals on one edge. One termination of the phenakite crystal is partially coated with gray microcrystals, possibly a second generation of phenakite. Collected ca. 1985
Overall Size:13x10x7 mm
Crystals:micro to 10 mm
Status: For reference only
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