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Atacamite from Mina La Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile (Type Locality for Atacamite)

 
Atacamite from Mina La Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile (Type Locality for Atacamite)

Atacamite from Mina La Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile (Type Locality for Atacamite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 8163
Mineral:Atacamite
Locality:Mina La Farola, Copiapo, Atacama Desert, Chile (Type Locality for Atacamite)
Description:Very aesthetic dark green sprays of atacamite crystals to 6 mm long on white matrix. Matrix contrasts the crystals nicely. Mounted in box for protection. Ex. R. Bates Collection #1163
Overall Size:7x5x2 cm
Crystals:4-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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