Wavellite from Dug Hill, Avant, Garland County

$58.00

This piece is from Dug Hill near Avant in Garland County, Arkansas, USA. It consists of a breccia novaculite matrix that hosts wavellite crystals in several locations on the piece. The pocket shown contains glassy, emerald colored, crystal clusters in ball-like accicular formations. The piece measures 5 1/4 x 4 x 3 inches or 133 x 102 x 76 mm

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Description

This wavellite is from Dug Hill near Avant, Garland County, Arkansas, USA. This locale contains five different phosphate minerals including wavellite which contains the elements Al, P, O, H and F. This locale is arguably the best locale for the species and the specimens are highly sort after. This specimen consists of a, breccia, novaculite (chert like), matrix that contains veins and pockets filled with crystals and hemispherical crystal clusters. The pocket shown contains glassy, emerald colored, crystal clusters in ball-like accicular formations. Other pockets contain the lemon-lime colored clusters. The piece measures 5 1/4 x 4 x 3 inches or 133 x 102 x 76 mm

Additional information

Weight 48 oz