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Specimen # 101891
Mineral: Wodginite
Location: Wodginite, Linopolis District, Divino das Laranjeiras, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Size: 2.5 x 1.9 x 1.2 cm


Detailed Description

This wodginite crystal has some sharp, lustrous faces. It formed in a constrained space and so in places the crystal is incomplete where it grew up against other minerals surrounding it. In excellent condition, no damage (just the inhibited development). An interesting wodginite that looks great from the main display angle.

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About These Wodginites

Wodginite is not a common mineral, and it is quite difficult to acquire good crystals. These ones are from a recent find that produced a small number of specimens. Their idetification has been confirmed at the University of Arizona, and, along with subsequent EDS work, it has been established that of the various members of the wodginite group, they are wodginite.

Additional information

Dimensions 12 × 25 × 19 cm