|10011:||Gypsum - $80
St. Mary's River, St. Mary's County, Maryland
Cabinet - 14.7 x 14.7 x 12.5 cm (5.8 x 5.8 x 4.9 inches)
Philadelphia Academy label
Specimen status: Sold
A large, mostly opaque specimen from an old and classic gypsum locality. The accompanying Philadelphia Academy label bears an older number, 5635. (Read about the Philadelphia Academy mineral collection sale here.) A few dings as expected with such an old sample of a soft mineral. An excellent find for the collector of gypsum, locality, or historical specimens.