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Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

 
Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

DESCRIPTION:No. 72647
Mineral:Ilvaite on Quartz
Locality:Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho
Description:Several lustrous black ilvaite crystals in parallel orientation on fine-grained colorless quartz with later growth of non-parallel ilvaite crystals. The ilvaite crystals are prismatic form with four-sided pyramidal terminations. Collected ca. 1980
Overall Size:30x20x18 mm
Crystals:2-20 mm
Status: For reference only
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