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    SULFOHALITE
    Searles Lake, San Bernardino Co.
    California
    USA
    0.84 x 0.74 x 0.65 inches (2.15 x 1.9 x 1.66 cm)


    From the type locality for this variety of mineral, this charming little example of Sulfohalite is essentially a pyramid with a square base. This adorable, tiny specimen is a half octahedron and displays geometric lines and edges. While not as colorful as the pink Halite of the same locality, this opaque "brown sugar" thumbnail is elegant in its own right. It is the form of the piece that really makes it special, and this one has a lot to offer even though it is a very small piece. This is a well-formed and fully terminated crystal.


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    June, 2015
    11th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 3
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 328

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