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Cerussite with minor Dolomite from Chantier des Dalles, Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

 
Cerussite with minor Dolomite from Chantier des Dalles, Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

Cerussite with minor Dolomite from Chantier des Dalles, Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

Cerussite with minor Dolomite from Chantier des Dalles, Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

Cerussite with minor Dolomite from Chantier des Dalles, Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Cerussite with minor Dolomite from Chantier des Dalles, Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Cerussite with minor Dolomite from Chantier des Dalles, Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

DESCRIPTION:No. 73884
Mineral:Cerussite with minor Dolomite
Locality:Chantier des Dalles, Mibladen, Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco
Description:Lustrous elongated transparent prismatic cerussite crystals to 32 mm with brownish dolomite crystals to 5 mm along the bottom edge. The cerussite crystals have complex crystallization patterns on the surfaces the result of repeated twinning. Ex. E. Carmichael collection, acquired from V. Yount; collected ca. 1985. Fluoresces crème-orange under SW and LW UV illumination
Overall Size:4.5x3.5x2 cm
Crystals:3-32 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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