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Wulfenite with Calcite from Jianshan Mine, Kuruktag Mountains, 300 km southeast of Ürümqi, Shanshan County, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

 
Wulfenite with Calcite from Jianshan Mine, Kuruktag Mountains, 300 km southeast of Ürümqi, Shanshan County, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

Wulfenite with Calcite from Jianshan Mine, Kuruktag Mountains, 300 km southeast of Ürümqi, Shanshan County, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

Wulfenite with Calcite from Jianshan Mine, Kuruktag Mountains, 300 km southeast of Ürümqi, Shanshan County, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

Wulfenite with Calcite from Jianshan Mine, Kuruktag Mountains, 300 km southeast of Ürümqi, Shanshan County, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

Wulfenite with Calcite from Jianshan Mine, Kuruktag Mountains, 300 km southeast of Ürümqi, Shanshan County, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

Wulfenite with Calcite from Jianshan Mine, Kuruktag Mountains, 300 km southeast of Ürümqi, Shanshan County, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China

DESCRIPTION:No. 75567
Mineral:Wulfenite with Calcite
Locality:Jianshan Mine, Kuruktag Mountains, 300 km southeast of Ürümqi, Shanshan County, Xinjiang Uygur Region, China
Description:Lustrous translucent orange bladed wulfenite crystals to 10 mm intermixed with white calcite covering one face of brown matrix. The wulfenite crystals are square bladed form with truncated corners. The calcite was dissolved to expose the wulfenite. Collected ca. 2006. See article Red Wulfenite From The Kuruktag Mountains in Mineralogical Record, Jan.-Feb. 2007
Overall Size:12x9x3.5 cm
Crystals:2-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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