• Mimetite with Brochantite on Quartz
  • Mimetite with Brochantite on Quartz
  • Mimetite with Brochantite on Quartz
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

Mimetite with Brochantite on Quartz

$600.00   €529  £450.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC10016
Cream to light brown and tan Mimetite crystals are richly aggregated and scattered over a flat plate of Quartz matrix from Wheal Unity at St. Day in Cornwall.  Wheal Unity worked the same lode as Wheal Gorland and is associated with a similar suite of minerals, including Mimetite.  The Mimetite forms as acicular prismatic crystals measuring to 6 mm, which are visually enhanced set against pale peppermint green areas of Brochantite. 

Details

Dimensions
10.4 × 8.4 × 1.5 cm
Categories
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Wheal Unity, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mimetite

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