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MD-120998
Halotrichite
Small Cabinet, 5.2 x 4.2 x 3.3 cm
Golden Queen Mine, Soledad Mt., Golden Queen District, Kern Co., California, USA
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Most likely collected in the late 1960s or early 70s, this is a gorgeous specimen of acicular (hair-like) crystals of halotrichite - here represented in a tuft perfectly set atop matrix! Halotrichite (a hydrated iron aluminum sulfate, usually a product of pyrite oxidation) .