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Highly lustrous deep blue/purple prisms of scorodite with great form and some translucency. The mineral appears purple under incandescent light and blue in sunlight or cooler light (see photos). Acquired from the Lidstroms in 1971 by the Minettes. One of Tsumeb Holy Grail minerals.
Location: Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Dimensions: 3 x 2.8 x 2.5cm
A group of exquisite pink-orange, lustrous crystals of hureaulite in a 360 degree spherical rosette formation. Ex M. Zinn coll., who acquired it in a trade with Larry Conklin in 1989.
Location: Joao Claim, Conselherio Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Dimensions: 3.6 x 2.8 x 2.7cm
Size: Miniature, Thumbnail
Locality: South America