• Vivianite
  • Vivianite
  • Vivianite
  • Vivianite
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

Vivianite

$4,000.00   €3,521  £3,030.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC18497
A spectacular, off-matrix specimen of beautifully crystallised Vivianite from the tin-mining region around Llallagua at Rafael Bustillo in Potosí, Bolivia.  Almost coal-black in reflected light, the Vivianite is a gorgeous electric deep lime-bottle-green in transmitted light.  The crystals, which are developed to 5.0 x 1.6 x 1.0 cm, form grouped clusters in parallel growth, are transparent to translucent and have a brilliant glassy lustre. All crystals are perfectly terminated and the specimen shows no bruising of any kind.  A splendid Vivianite from Llallagua in Bolivia.

Details

Dimensions
9.4 × 6.8 × 6.4 cm
Categories
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Llallagua, Potosi Department, Bolivia, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Vivianite

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