Danburite (classic New York locale)

Russell, St Lawrence Co., New York
Small Cabinet, 7.0 x 5.1 x 3.7 cm
Start Time: 03/09/2009 8:20:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 03/19/2009 8:00:00 pm (CDT)
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Item Description

An OLD-TIME specimen of a cluster of blocky, moderately lustrous, tan danburite crystals set in matrix from a CLASSIC New York locale - Russell, St Lawrence County. The isolated, blocky crystal is 2.4 cm. Not pretty ot look at, this is a very highly representative, old-time specimen from this historic locale. Comes with an expertly handwritten, faded label from an older collection. The collection this came out of was a museum stash dating to prior to World War I.

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