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Boleite with Cumengeite overgrowth from Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite and Cumengeite)

 
Boleite with Cumengeite overgrowth from Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite and Cumengeite)

Boleite with Cumengeite overgrowth from Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite and Cumengeite)

Boleite with Cumengeite overgrowth from Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite and Cumengeite)

Boleite with Cumengeite overgrowth from Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite and Cumengeite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 73113
Mineral:Boleite with Cumengeite overgrowth
Locality:Amelia Mine, Boleo District, near Santa Rosalía, Baja California Sur, Mexico (Type Locality for Boleite and Cumengeite)
Description:Lustrous translucent blue boleite crystal with remnants of tan-colored matrix on the surfaces. The boleite is cubic form and the faces have epitaxial overgrowth of octahedral cumengeite crystals on the surfaces — a classic formation from this mine. Collected ca. 1980
Overall Size:8x8x8 mm
Crystals:3-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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