• Mimetite var. Campylite
  • Mimetite var. Campylite
  • Mimetite var. Campylite
  • Mimetite var. Campylite
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Mimetite var. Campylite

$450.00   €400  £340.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC12637
Glassy, burnt barley sugar-orange rounded crystals of Campylite, a variety of Mimetite (lead arsenate chloride) nestle in a shallow 3.0 x 2.5 cm vug, in a sooty black matrix of Baryte mixed with manganese oxides.  Some creamy-white crystalline Baryte occupies the vug together with the highly lustrous Campylite crystals, each to about 5 or 6 mm across.  A fine example of the variety Campylite from the classic locality of Dry Gill mine in the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England.

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 5.5 × 2.8 cm
Categories
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mimetite

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