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Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

 
Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

Ilvaite on Quartz from Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho

DESCRIPTION:No. 74732
Mineral:Ilvaite on Quartz
Locality:Laxey Mine, South Mountain District, Owyhee County, Idaho
Description:Parallel interconnected lustrous black ilvaite crystals to 16 mm on transparent limonite-stained quartz crystals to 1.3 mm. The ilvaite crystals are prismatic form with two-faced chisel-shaped terminations and striated prism faces. Collected ca. 1980
Overall Size:20x16x12 mm
Crystals:0.5-16.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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