|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Virginia > Vivianite|
|Locality:||construction excavation, Richmond, 500 meters SE of Virginia State Capitol Square, Virginia|
|Description:||Classic disc-shaped formation of radiating bluish-black bladed vivianite crystals from the old find ca. 1960 of vivianite crystals that formed in a fossil deposit where buried whale bones matter provided the phosphate for the vivianite to form. Ex. John Pitfick (?-1969) private collection #724; collected ca. 1960|
|Overall Size:||4.5x4.5x1.8 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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