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Erythrite from Mount Cobalt Mine, Mount Isa-Cloncurry District, Queensland, Australia

 
Erythrite from Mount Cobalt Mine, Mount Isa-Cloncurry District, Queensland, Australia

Erythrite from Mount Cobalt Mine, Mount Isa-Cloncurry District, Queensland, Australia

Erythrite from Mount Cobalt Mine, Mount Isa-Cloncurry District, Queensland, Australia

Erythrite from Mount Cobalt Mine, Mount Isa-Cloncurry District, Queensland, Australia

Erythrite from Mount Cobalt Mine, Mount Isa-Cloncurry District, Queensland, Australia

DESCRIPTION:No. 72066
Mineral:Erythrite
Locality:Mount Cobalt Mine, Mount Isa-Cloncurry District, Queensland, Australia
Description:Double-sided dense mat of acicular violet-pink erythrite crystals intermixed with minor brown gossan. Erythrite is a rare hydrated cobalt arsenate known for bright pink color. Collected ca. 1990
Overall Size:6x3.5x1.5 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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