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Mineral Specimen #5335    Scheelite, Quartz, possible Ferberite variety: Reinite, minor Chalcopyrite

Stope of 200 foot level. Rawhide Tungsten property. Eagleville District. Mineral Co.. Nevada

Collected by Earl Pampeyan May 6th, 1953, Ex. USGS, Ex. California Academy of Sciences, Ex. Steve Pullman

Within a vug on this speicmen, there is a light brown colored Scheelite crystal which fluoresces the typical bright blue/white typical for the species. There is also an interesting, elongated, complex crystal in the vug of an unidentified material. The old labels mention Reinite, a variety of Ferberite. Examination under 10x does reveal a number of small, elongated, black crystals which do appear to be Ferberite. The specimen is from an obscure location (no specimens posted on mindat).

Condition: Very Good

Flaws: Although mostly masssive material, the Scheelite crystal is in excellent condiiton.

7.2 x 5.5 x 3.8 cm

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This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From California and Nevada | Oxides and Hydroxides | Quartz | Sulfides and Sulfosalts | Fluorescents | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From California and Nevada | Oxides and Hydroxides | Quartz | Sulfides and Sulfosalts | Fluorescents | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars