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Opal-CT and Quartz var. Chalcedony pseudomorphs after Wavellite with Calcite from Mauldin Mountain Quarry, Montgomery County, Arkansas

 
Opal-CT and Quartz var. Chalcedony pseudomorphs after Wavellite with Calcite from Mauldin Mountain Quarry, Montgomery County, Arkansas

Opal-CT and Quartz var. Chalcedony pseudomorphs after Wavellite with Calcite from Mauldin Mountain Quarry, Montgomery County, Arkansas

DESCRIPTION:No. 78462
Mineral:Opal-CT and Quartz var. Chalcedony pseudomorphs after Wavellite with Calcite
Locality:Mauldin Mountain Quarry, Montgomery County, Arkansas
Description:Gray Opal-CT mixed with chalcedony quartz pseudomorphs after spherical wavellite crystal formations to 2.5 mm surrounded by brown calcite. The original green wavellite was partially altered to the opal-chalcedony mixtures. See article: Aluminum Phosphate Minerals from Mauldin Mountain, Arkansas in Mineralogical Record v.16 #4, July-August 1985
Overall Size:26x17x14 mm
Crystals:1-2.5 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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