For sale is a saleeite crystal group from Ranger mine, N.T. This is a gorgeous piece with electric color, that is so vivid and vibrant, its not hard to understand how these saleeite specimens, from Ranger mine, became the equal to if not world standard for the species.(thou Mindat Saleeite gallery, has only ONE pic of relatively small crystals, from this location, amongst a large amount of micro photos of the mineral, from other world localities!). Found in secondary uranium mineralization occurring in the oxidized zones of uranium deposits, saleeite is a hydrous phosphate of magnesium and uranium. Featuring square tabular crystalline aggregates of lush green yellow, saleeite crystals, this peice show the most beautiful and full neon green color under U.V. light! These pieces were mined more than 20 years ago, today they are very hard to find for sale anywhere, mainly because, its difficult to impossible to acquire such presentable and visual saleeite specimen anywhere , that equal these.
RANGER MINE, KAKADU NATION PARK, N.T.
16 x 16 x 13mm.