Description

    SULFUR
    Agrigento (Girgenti), Agrigento Province, Sicily, Italy

    Bright yellow is the theme color of this matrix group of Sulfur crystals from Agrigento, Sicily. Lemon yellow crystals up to 0.75 inch (1.92 cm) across are scattered over the top of a Calcite or Aragonite layer showing white fluorescence under SW UV. The matrix is a gray material that incorporates bits of the same Sulfur. There are minor dings to a few of the Sulfur crystals; otherwise, this piece is in excellent condition.
    Overall Measurements: 6.0 x 4.75 x 2.0 inches (15.24 x 12.07 x 5.08 cm)
    Offered at no reserve.

    Provenance: Western Minerals [Hoppel #D0310]


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    Fees, Shipping, and Handling Description: Hollowware/Pottery/Glass, Large (view shipping information)

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2014
    4th Sunday
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