Apalachee Minerals

Fine Worldwide and Southeastern U.S. Minerals

CAL5020 - CALCITE var. Cobaltoan

$350.00 Weight: 397 g

Oumlil Mine; Oumlil; Bou Azzer District; Tazenakht; Ouarzazate Province; Souss-Massa-Draâ Region, Morocco
72mm x 63mm x 39mm
Hemispherical cluster of lustrous translucent dark purple-pink cobaltoan calcite crystals, surrounded by light pink cobaltoan calcites, with individual crystals to 7 mm tall. Fluorescent bright pink under shortwave (254 nm) UV light. An entire issue of the Mineralogical Record (Volume 38, Number 5, September – October, 2007, pages 345-407) was devoted to the mines and minerals of Bou Azzer, Morocco.

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