Descloisite with Vanadinite


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An unusual specimen with a cluster of breccia cemented with sparkling deep root beer red descloisite druise on which elongated vanadinites (var endlichite?) formed and which were then partially coated with additional descloisite.  Super under a loupe. Do some close up on the photos.

Locality: Naiad Queen Mine, Georgetown Mining District, Grant County, New Mexico

Composition: lead zinc vanadium oxide and lead chlorovanadate

Dimensions: 9.5 × 6.3 × 4.2 cm
Dimensions: 9.5 × 6.3 × 4.2 cm