Duftite, Calcite

Specimen ID: Q05-PYU

Duftite : PbCu(AsO4)(OH)
Calcite : CaCO3
Mindat locality:
43mm x 60mm

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Botryoidal growths of micro-crystals of Duftite, some of them very well defined under a binocular microscope. They are clear green to slightly darker green and their luster varies from bright to dull, associated with transparent and colorless crystals of Calcite, coating a limonite matrix. Ojuela Mine, Mapimí, Municipio Mapimí, Durango, Mexico Found in 2012 Specimen size: 4.3 × 6.0 cm = 1.69” × 2.36” 3M12 (from Express Minerals)
Jordi Fabre - 6th May 2020
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