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Celestine w/ Sulfur (classic locale) Allen Dillwith Coll. viewBack to NEW YEAR'S MINERAL COLLECTION AUCTIONS:
featuring NEW FINDS, OLD CLASSICS, GEM CRYSTALS and RARE SPECIES - ends Thursday Jan 3rd, 2019

Floristella Mine, Enna, Enna Province, Sicily, Italy
  • Starting Time:12/20/2018 06:30:00 PM(CST)
  • Ending Time:1/3/2019 06:30:00 PM(CST)
  • Time Left:Auction Is Closed

  • Size:6.6 x 6.2 x 3.9 cm
  • Size Description:Small Cabinet

Description:Glassy, sharply terminated celestine prisms are artistically scattered on the sulfur-covered matrix plate. The prisms reach 2.6 cm and the striking upright prism is 2.0 cm. Celestine and sulfur are famous from this old Sicily mine that was active from the beginning of the 1800s to 1987 (MINDAT). Classic and excellent combination material from the Allen Dillwith Collection of Texas.

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