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Selenite from
Acme Cement Plaster Company workings (Navajo Gypsum & Fertilizer), Winslow, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA

Comments:Mined as large plates in upper member Permian Supai Formation.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Validity:Believed Valid
References:Anthony, J.W., et al (1995), Mineralogy of Arizona, 3rd.ed.: 242; Peirce, H.W. & T.A. Gerrard (1966), Evaporite deposits of the Permian Holbrook Basin, AZ, 2nd. Symposium on Salt. Northern Ohio Geological Soc., Inc. 1: 1-10; Stone, R.W. (1920), Gypsum deposits of the US, USGS Bull. 697: 51; Galbraith, F.W. & Brennan (1959), Minerals of AZ: 60.
Mineral Data:Click here to view Selenite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Acme Cement Plaster Company workings (Navajo Gypsum & Fertilizer), Winslow, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
Nearest other occurrences of Selenite
120.4km (74.8 miles) Fort Apache Gypsum deposit (Ft. Apache gypsum deposit), Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
135.2km (84.0 miles) Fort Apache Indian Reservation, Navajo Co., Arizona, USA
162.7km (101.1 miles) Pine Flat Mine, Pine Flat, Turkey Creek District, Bradshaw Mts (Bradshaw Range), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
172.4km (107.1 miles) Oro Flame Mine (Oro Flame property; American Eagle Mine; Mormon Patent; Old Ohio Patent MS 2025; Gold Bug Mine; Sterling property; Mescal claim; American Eagle Patent; Oro Grand Patent MS 2024), Yavapai Co., Arizona, USA
177.3km (110.2 miles) Copper Cities Mine (Sleeping Beauty Mine; Lost Gulch Mine; Yellow Metal Mine; Diamond-H Mine), Copper Cities Mine area, Sleeping Beauty Peak, Miami, Miami-Inspiration District, Globe-Miami District, Gila Co., Arizona, USA
223.6km (138.9 miles) Monument No. 2 Mine, Monument No. 2 channel, Monument Valley, Navajo Indian Reservation, Apache Co., Arizona, USA
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