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Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

 
Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

Wulfenite on Calcite from Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 68372
Mineral:Wulfenite on Calcite
Locality:Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
Description:Lustrous translucent orange bladed wulfenite crystals on white calcite over an earlier generation of yellow wulfenite on gray matrix. The wulfenite crystals are zoned rectangular blades with truncated corners. This cluster has many large crystals. Collected ca. 2006. See article in Mineralogical Record, Jan.-Feb. 2007
Overall Size:7x5x2.5 cm
Crystals:2-14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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