Apalachee Minerals

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ADA3249 - Adamite, Calcite on Limonite

$65.00 Weight: 369 g

Ojuela Mine, Level 4, Huarochiri Province, Municipio de Mapimí, Durango, Mexico
78mm x 61mm x 25mm
Small Cabinet
Translucent yellow bipyramidal adamite crystals to 0.7 cm with colorless drusy calcite on a limonite matrix. Adamite is fluorescent yellow-green under shortwave and longwave UV light. No damage, except for contacting around the periphery of the pocket. An excellent summary of this deposit is found in the special Mexico II issue of Mineralogical Record, Vol. 34, No. 5, September – October, 2003.

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