Description

    Selenite
    Brazil
    5.75 x 5.59 x 4.33 inches (14.60 x 14.20 x 11.00 cm)


    This massive piece consisting of clusters of orange Selenite has a coating of clear druzy over much of the sharp surface. The balled grouping exhibit fibrous points of the crystalline variety of Gypsum. While this specimen has been offered as from Brazil, the material looks like it could be from Australia for its origin.

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


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    Auction Dates
    October, 2017
    19th-26th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
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