Wulfenite, Mimetite
San Francisco Mine (Cerro Prieto Mine), Cerro Prieto, Cucurpe, Mun. de Cucurpe, Sonora, Mexico
Small Cabinet, 7.7 x 6.4 x 5.1 cm
Transparent, lustrous, golden-yellow, windowpane wulfenite crystals to 1.8 cm are richly and aesthetically strewn on botryoidal mimetite-covered matrix on this fine specimen from the famous San Francisco Mine of Mexico. The crystals are extremely robust, and thick for the locality. The wulfenites have sharp, beveled edges.