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    Selenite
    Grand Junction
    Mesa Co.
    Colorado, USA
    14.41 x 4.80 x 3.66 inches (36.60 x 12.20 x 9.30 cm)


    The first thing to notice about this mineral specimen is, simply, that it is huge. The truly massive piece of crystalline Gypsum known as Selenite is over 14 inches (35.5 cm) long. The large formation has excellent crystal faces, and the opaque icy material has an overall peachy hue. This mineral has as much decorator appeal as it does collectability, but it is really the best of both worlds with its impressive size and nice form.

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


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    Auction Dates
    Sep-Oct, 2016
    29th-6th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 4
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