• Boulangerite on Quartz
  • Boulangerite on Quartz
  • Boulangerite on Quartz
  • Boulangerite on Quartz
Gallery

Boulangerite on Quartz

ID: CC2443

The Quartz matrix has an incredibly rich and thick coverage of fibrous Boulangerite coating both sides of the specimen, with a beautiful silky lustre. Gemmy prismatic Quartz crystals to 9mm length poke through the dense coverage adding a pleasing detail to the specimen. Most Boulangerite specimens from this area are quite compact and massive - therefore this could be regarded as a rare and fine example with its thick 'head' of Boulangerite 'hairs'. Donated by Dr T.B Wilson to the Philadelphia Academy of Natural Sciences, accompanied by old labels.

Out of Stock

Add to Wishlist

Details

Dimensions
14.0 × 8.0 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Ex. Academy Of Natural Sciences, Philadelphia, Classic Minerals
Locality
St Endellion, Wadebridge, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Boulangerite

Related Mineral Specimens

Calcite with Boulangerite inclusions, Quartz and Tetrahedrite
$2,000
 Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures Co, Romania, Europe
A spectacular, 9.5 x 8 cm dome of interlocked cockscomb Calcite crystals, each averaging around 1.5...
Boulangerite on Rhodochrosite with Quartz
$450
 Trepca Complex, Trepca Valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo, Europe
Boulangerite is a quite amazing mineral with a delicacy which defies the ravages of geological...
Tetrahedrite with Boulangerite, Jamesonite and Pyrite
$1,850
 Ánimas Mine, Atocha-Quechisla District, Sud Chichas Province, Potosí Department, Bolivia
A terrific off-matrix specimen of intergrown steely-grey Tetrahedrite crystals to 2.3 cm on edge...
Calcite with Boulangerite inclusions
$350
 Herja Mine, Baia Mare, Maramures Co, Romania, Europe
From the old Herja Mine at Baia Mare, Maramureș County, Romania, a perfectly crystallised floater of...