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    Graphite
    Ceylon Mine
    Coosa Co.
    Alabama, USA
    1.95 x 0.63 x 0.63 inches (4.95 x 1.60 x 1.60 cm)

    While far from traditional in terms of being an actual mineral specimen, this antique vial contains rare crystallized Graphite. Along with the soft dull black material inside the glass tube, an old paper label of "J. C. Smith, Boston" adds to the historic appeal of this unique offering. This is just a very cool example.


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    July, 2017
    6th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 5
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 367

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