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Mineral Specimen No. 76780:
Halite for sale from Searles Lake, east of Trona, San Bernardino County, California.

This mineral specimen Halite from Searles Lake, east of Trona, San Bernardino County, California is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 76780:

Mineral Species: Halite.
Location of origin: Searles Lake, east of Trona, San Bernardino County, California.
Description: Cluster of many pale-pink (nearly colorless) cubic halite crystals that exhibit hoppered habit, with parallel depressed center faces and prominent edge faces. The halite fluoresces white under longwave UV illumination. The specimen formed in a cavity with many crystals intersecting in all directions. Most crystals are complete except in areas where they intersected adjacent crystals in the cavity. Water soluble.
Overall size: 6x4.5x3 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 3-14 mm
Price: $18 (plus shipping).

Mineral Halite for sale from Searles Lake, east of Trona, San Bernardino County, California

Detail view of mineral Halite for sale from Searles Lake, east of Trona, San Bernardino County, California

Detail view of mineral Halite for sale from Searles Lake, east of Trona, San Bernardino County, California

Detail view of mineral Halite for sale from Searles Lake, east of Trona, San Bernardino County, California

Detail view of mineral Halite for sale from Searles Lake, east of Trona, San Bernardino County, California

Photographs above: Daylight illumination.
Photograph Below: UV illumination with 365 nm longwave (LW) ultraviolet illumination. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Longwave ultraviolet illuminated mineral Halite for sale from Searles Lake, east of Trona, San Bernardino County, California

Miniature-sized Specimen

     


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