Selenite
Selenite
Selenite
Selenite
Selenite
Selenite
Selenite


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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Rocks and Minerals ➔ Selenite

Identifier:
1991.2.14.7
Description:
Selenite is a transparent form of gypsum composed of calcium sulfate dihydrate. It is sometimes confused with muscovite however selenite does not split into thin sheets as muscovite does. This specimen was donated by Berdeana Jones. 

Formula: CaSO4 · 2H2O
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Given in Memory of Les Jones
Rights:

Exhibit/Program
F is for Fossils ()
Maker/Donor
Berdeana Jones
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