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Wavellite from Mona Lisa Mine, Porter Mountain, Gilham, Polk County, Arkansas

 
Wavellite from Mona Lisa Mine, Porter Mountain, Gilham, Polk County, Arkansas

Wavellite from Mona Lisa Mine, Porter Mountain, Gilham, Polk County, Arkansas

Wavellite from Mona Lisa Mine, Porter Mountain, Gilham, Polk County, Arkansas

Wavellite from Mona Lisa Mine, Porter Mountain, Gilham, Polk County, Arkansas

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Wavellite from Mona Lisa Mine, Porter Mountain, Gilham, Polk County, Arkansas

Photo below under longwave ultraviolet illumination:
Wavellite from Mona Lisa Mine, Porter Mountain, Gilham, Polk County, Arkansas

DESCRIPTION:No. 80849
Mineral:Wavellite
Locality:Mona Lisa Mine, Porter Mountain, Gilham, Polk County, Arkansas
Description:Hemispherical formations of radiating yellow-green wavellite crystals lining a cavity in brown matrix. Note that the layers of the wavellite crystals fluoresce differently under longwave and shortwave ultraviolet illumination. Ex. Miller #M1273; originally acquired in 2009 from Chris Wright (1946-2014)
Overall Size:5x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:3-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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