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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. 68374
Mineral:Wulfenite on Calcite
Locality:Kuruktag Mountains, southeast of Ürümqi, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
Description:Lustrous translucent orange bladed wulfenite crystals to 14 mm over white calcite completely covering one face of brown matrix. The orange color of the wulfenite crystals is better than most from this find. Collected ca. 2006. See article in Mineralogical Record, Jan.-Feb. 2007
Overall Size:7.5x5x2 cm
Crystals:5-14 mm
Status: For reference only
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