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Gypsum (Var: Selenite)

Gypsum (Var: Selenite) : CaSO4·2H2O
minID: 050-EH1

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Dimensions: 6.2 cm x 5.4 cm x 1.5 cm

An exquisite selenite specimen from the collection of Marty Zinn, featuring slender, translucent, orangey crystals with sharp terminations. The specimen was perfectly trimmed out. The perfect angles of the crystals and their elegance makes this an extremely desirable specimen. 6.2 x 5.4 x 1.5 cm

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Photo added: 20th Jun 2006

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