Cerussite, Barite - Les Dalles Mine, Mibladen, Morocco

Macro photo of a large (18mm) translucent yellow stepped cerussite crystal, perched on blades of pink and yellow barite. In MW the cerussite fluoresces lemon yellow. The FOV is 25mm. 

 

Lit by a 90w MW transilluminator. Specimen is 52 x 50 x 40mm. 

 

 

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