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Volborthite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

 
Volborthite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Volborthite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Volborthite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Volborthite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 73212
Mineral:Volborthite
Locality:Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
Description:Lustrous dark-green translucent volborthite crystals (rare hydrated copper vanadate) intermixed with remnants of white clay-coated matrix. The volborthite crystals are thin, bladed habit and show translucency when viewed under magnification. Collected in 2015
Overall Size:9x7x3.5 mm
Crystals:0.5-1.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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