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Getchellite with Orpiment from Khaidarkan, Osh Oblast, Kyrgyzstan

 
Getchellite with Orpiment from Khaidarkan, Osh Oblast, Kyrgyzstan

Getchellite with Orpiment from Khaidarkan, Osh Oblast, Kyrgyzstan

Getchellite with Orpiment from Khaidarkan, Osh Oblast, Kyrgyzstan

Getchellite with Orpiment from Khaidarkan, Osh Oblast, Kyrgyzstan

Getchellite with Orpiment from Khaidarkan, Osh Oblast, Kyrgyzstan

DESCRIPTION:No. 69252
Mineral:Getchellite with Orpiment
Locality:Khaidarkan, Osh Oblast, Kyrgyzstan
Description:Unusually large crystallized mass of foliated red getchellite crystals with minor white calcite and yellow orpiment. The getchellite crystals have pearly luster on the broad faces (which distinguishes them from realgar). Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and II)
Overall Size:4x3.5x2 cm
Crystals:5-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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