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Senegalite on Turquoise from Kouroudaiko Iron Deposit, Faleme River, Tambacounda, Senegal (Type Locality for Senegalite)

 
Senegalite on Turquoise from Kouroudaiko Iron Deposit, Faleme River, Tambacounda, Senegal (Type Locality for Senegalite)

Senegalite on Turquoise from Kouroudaiko Iron Deposit, Faleme River, Tambacounda, Senegal (Type Locality for Senegalite)

Senegalite on Turquoise from Kouroudaiko Iron Deposit, Faleme River, Tambacounda, Senegal (Type Locality for Senegalite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 74864
Mineral:Senegalite on Turquoise
Locality:Kouroudaiko Iron Deposit, Faleme River, Tambacounda, Senegal (Type Locality for Senegalite)
Description:Lustrous pale-yellow transparent senegalite crystals to 0.8 over translucent blue turquoise lining cavities in earthy brown matrix. Ex. Julius Weber (1914-2003) collection, principle photographer of the Encyclopedia of Minerals (1974)
Overall Size:20x15x15 mm
Crystals:0.2-0.8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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