Fluorescent Skorpionite Crystals – Type Locality – Namibia

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Fluorescent Skorpionite Crystals – Type Locality – Namibia

Skorpionite & Calcite Crystals

Skorpion Mine,

Karas Region,

Namibia

Type Locality

Short Wave UV Light Required

 

A lovely specimen displaying a rich coverage of the super rare zinc phosphate mineral, skorpionite from its Type Locality, from where it gets its name.

The mineral takes the form of hundreds of colourless acicular crystals in association with calcite crystals.

Under short wave UV light the skorpionite produces a bright yellow colour.

 

 Size: 60 x 38 x 28mm

Weight – 68gr

 

Please note that magnification of 20x or greater is required to view these crystals effectively.

Weight 0.068 kg
Dimensions 6 x 3.8 x 2.8 cm