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RM1056   Gypsum with halite

Iptuci, Salinas romanas, El Bosque, Cádiz, Andalucía, Spain

Curious specimens formed by numerous slightly yellow prismatic gypsum crystals (var. selenite) very transparent and on which have been deposited small cubic halite crystals, some of them show hoppered growth, brilliant and translucent to white color. A unique neoformed and very aesthetic piece.

Size: 6.7 x 5.2 x 4.4 cm.
Main crystal: 3 x 3 mm (halita).
Found in 2015.

Fluorescent under long wave UV