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Volborthite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Volborthite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Locality:Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
Description:Parallel platy lustrous translucent dark olive-green bladed volborthite crystals with no matrix. Volborthite is a rare hydrated copper vanadate and not commonly available in large crystals until this pocket was encountered from Milpillas. Collected in 2015
Overall Size:7x5x3 mm
Crystals:3-7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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