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RM1489   Senegalite and turquoise

Kourou Diaokouma Mt., Saraya, Falémé River, Tambacounda, Senegal

Senegalite is a rare aluminium phosphate. In this specimen we can observe several prismàtic transparent crystals on blue turquoise. This specimen is from the type locality for the species.

Size: 5.5 x 5.0 x 3.5 cm.
Found in 2016.

Fluorescent under long wave UV