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Volborthite with Brochantite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

 
Volborthite with Brochantite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Volborthite with Brochantite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Volborthite with Brochantite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 68793
Mineral:Volborthite with Brochantite
Locality:Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
Description:Large lustrous translucent dark olive-green bladed volborthite crystal with acicular green brochantite. Volborthite is a rare hydrated copper vanadate and not commonly available in large crystals until this pocket was encountered from Milpillas. Collected in 2015
Overall Size:10x9x1.5 mm
Crystals:micro to 10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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