Dims: 1.7 x 1.3 x 0.9" (4.4 x 3.4 x 2.4 cm)
Wt: 1.6 oz. (45 g)
Mina la Bombollite, Moctezuma, Sonora, Mexico
A few small patches of native Tellurium rest on the quartzite base of this hand specimen. This metal shows no evidence of crystal form and has the classic silvery-white color and metallic luster of is specie. It is surrounded by patches of powdery, yellow tellurite, a simple oxide. Collected by M. Rheinlander in March, 1995.