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Adamite (stalactitic) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

 
Adamite (stalactitic) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Adamite (stalactitic) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Adamite (stalactitic) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Adamite (stalactitic) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Adamite (stalactitic) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Adamite (stalactitic) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Adamite (stalactitic) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Adamite (stalactitic) from Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 78308
Mineral:Adamite (stalactitic)
Locality:Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Description:Stalactitic formations of lustrous translucent yellow adamite crystals on brown limonite gossan. The adamite crystals fluoresce green under longwave and dull green under shortwave ultraviolet illumination. Collected ca. 1980
Overall Size:5x4.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:3-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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