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MD-249720
Raspite
Small Cabinet, 5.1 x 4.4 x 2.3 cm
Broken Hill Proprietary Mine (Proprietary Mine; BHP Mine), Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co., New South Wales, Australia
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Gemmy, transparent, sharp, orange-yellow crystals of raspite to 4 mm on matrix. A superb reference specimen of this very rare species, from the best and type locality for the species - the old BHP mine, or Broken Hill Proprietary Mine, at Broken Hill. Turn of the century to early-1900s material. Ex. John White Collection.