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Celestine with Sulfur from Sicily, Italy

Celestine with Sulfur from Sicily, Italy

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Celestine with Sulfur from Sicily, Italy

Mineral:Celestine with Sulfur
Locality:Sicily, Italy
Description:Spray of colorless celestine (celestite) crystals up to 10 mm long with vivid yellow sulfur overgrown on the top. The celestine fluoresces white under UV illumination. Mounted in acrylic Perky display box for protection. Ex. Robert P. Bates (1926-2008) Collection #014
Overall Size:30x25x15 mm
Crystals:5-10 mm
Archived: For reference only






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