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Title: Geyserite  
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Subject: Geyser, Geysers, Menilite, Opal, Stalactite
Collection: Geysers, Quartz Varieties, Sedimentary Rocks
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Geyserite from Iceland

Geyserite is a form of opaline silica that is often found around hot springs and geysers. Botryoidal geyserite is known as fiorite. It is sometimes referred to as sinter.


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Geyserite basin at Chinese Spring, Upper Geyser Basin, Yellowstone

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