Mineral Specimen #4001 Kinoite, Hydroxapohyllite-(K), Gilalite, Ruizite
Christmas Mine, Christmas, Banner Dist., Dripping Spring Mts, Gila Co., Arizona
Bright blue colored micro crystals of Kinoite over coated with clear Hyroxylapophyllite crystals which have a high luster giving the specimen a sparkly appearance. Also present is a crust of green Gilaite and reddish brown Ruizite; the location is the type location for both.
The specimen is in good condition but, most of the specimen is massive material.
6 x 4.1 x 3 cm
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Arizona | Sorosilicates | Phyllosilicates | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars