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Hydrozincite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

 
Hydrozincite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Hydrozincite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Hydrozincite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Hydrozincite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Hydrozincite from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 78049
Mineral:Hydrozincite
Locality:Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Description:Lustrous transparent colorless hydrozincite crystals to 1 mm lining convoluted cavities in brown gossan. Collected ca. 1980. The hydrozincite fluoresce white under LW and SW ultraviolet illumination
Overall Size:21x13x13 mm
Crystals:0.2-1.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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