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Alstonite

ID: CC11552
An excellent old-time specimen of Alstonite that comes with a British Museum (Natural History) label obtained by them in 1863. Crystals of lustrous steeply pyramidal translucent white Alstonite measuring to 6-7mm mostly covering white platy Witherite crystals replaced by Baryte. A fine Alstonite from the type locality at the Brownley Hill Mine, Cumbria. 

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Dimensions
7.0 × 4.5 × 3.5 cm
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Locality
Brownley Hill Mine, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Alstonite

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