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Turquoise crystals on Quartz from Bishop Mine, Lynch Station, Campbell County, Virginia

 
Turquoise crystals on Quartz from Bishop Mine, Lynch Station, Campbell County, Virginia

Turquoise crystals on Quartz from Bishop Mine, Lynch Station, Campbell County, Virginia

Turquoise crystals on Quartz from Bishop Mine, Lynch Station, Campbell County, Virginia

Turquoise crystals on Quartz from Bishop Mine, Lynch Station, Campbell County, Virginia

Turquoise crystals on Quartz from Bishop Mine, Lynch Station, Campbell County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 73518
Mineral:Turquoise crystals on Quartz
Locality:Bishop Mine, Lynch Station, Campbell County, Virginia
Description:Lustrous transparent blue turquoise crystals in rosette-shaped aggregates to 1.6 mm on one face of translucent gray quartz. Under magnification the turquoise crystals show exceptional transparency and luster. Turquoise crystals are rare. Ex. Fred Stohl collection
Overall Size:4.5x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 0.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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