Mineral Specimen #5436 Rosasite, Calcite, Hemimorphite
Silver Bill Mine, Costello Mine group, Gleeson, Turquoise Dist., Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona
6.8 x 4.5 x 1.5 cm
Small, blue/green colored, well formed, translucent spheres of Rosasite rest on a black a matrix and on elongated Hemimorphite crystals. In places, the Rosasite is covered with clear, twinned Calcite crystals.
Flaws: There is some minor bruising on the edges of the Calcite crystals on the side of the specimen opposite of the Rosasite.
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Arizona | Carbonates | Calcite | Sorosilicates | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars