Title

Celestine

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Identifier

rockminx_7-1-1

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Abstract

SrSO - Mohs Hardness: 3 - 3½. The best specimens of this mineral come from the U.S. The state of Ohio contains perhaps the greatest deposits. Especially of note is South Bass Island in Lake Erie, where giant pale blue crystals were obtained in the hamlet of Put-In-Bay. Also in Ohio are Lime City, Portage, and the Pugh Quarry, all in Wood Co.; and Clay Center, Ottawa Co., where the Celestine occurs with pale brown Calcite and Fluorite.

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Photograph

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Source Collection

UT Department of Environmental Sciences

Geographical Area

New York

Institution

The University of Toledo

Digital Publisher

Digital Initiatives, University of Toledo Libraries

LC Subject

environmental sciences; virtual exhibitions

Keywords

virtual exhibition; science;

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