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Brochantite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

 
Brochantite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Brochantite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Brochantite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 68604
Mineral:Brochantite
Locality:Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
Description:Lustrous transparent green acicular brochantite crystals in intersecting groups of parallel crystals with remnants of white clay where they were attached. The fibrous structure of the brochantite crystals give them a chatoyant luster. Collected in 2012-2013
Overall Size:30x22x12 mm
Crystals:5-30 mm
Status: For reference only
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