Tyrolite (ex Shields Flynn Collection)

Mammoth Mine, Mammoth, Tintic Mining District, Juab County, Utah, USA
Thumbnail, 2.7 x 2.2 x 1.6 cm
Start Time: 07/29/2022 6:30:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 08/06/2022 6:30:00 pm (CDT)
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Item Description

This is a rarely seen specimen of the hydrated calcium copper hydroxyl arsenate carbonate, Tyrolite from the Mammoth Mine in Utah. With magnification, you can see there are attractive micro platy crystals of greenish-blue colored Tyrolite covering the matrix. A nice reference specimen of this hard to find material from North-Central Utah. From the collection of Shields Flynn.