Selenite

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365 Selenite egg-shaped crystal – 157g & 62x45x45mm – is a crystallized form of gypsum. Chemically, it is a hydrous calcium sulphate. Gypsum is a common mineral that takes on a great variety of crystal forms and shapes. On the Salt Plains, the crystals are formed just below the salt encrusted surface.

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