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Halite from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

 
Halite from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

Halite from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

Halite from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

Halite from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

Halite from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Halite from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Halite from Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 76864
Mineral:Halite
Locality:Soda Lake, Carrizo Plain, San Luis Obispo County, California
Description:Large specimen of lustrous translucent white cubic halite crystals on an earlier generation of smaller halite crystals. This halite specimen is not from the common Searles Lake deposit, but from the little-collected Soda Dry Lake locality. Originally acquired from Al Rose (Fallbrook, Ca.) in August 1998. The halite fluoresces under LW and SW ultraviolet illumination.
Overall Size:14x11x6 cm
Crystals:1-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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