• Liroconite
  • Liroconite
  • Liroconite
  • Liroconite
  • Liroconite
  • Liroconite
  • Liroconite
  • Liroconite
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Liroconite

$6,500.00   €5,545  £4,720.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC14184
A very fine and rich specimen of Liroconite from Wheal Gorland, St. Day, Cornwall. Excellent blue to slightly blue-green classic wedge-shaped Liroconite crystals, with a large central crystal measuring to 6 mm while most are in the 1-2 mm range extensively covering a good deal of the display face of the rusty-cream Quartz gossan matrix. Crystals of Liroconite are also to be seen in several other areas of the specimen with patches of white Halloysite. Olive green micro-crystals of Olivenite are concentrated on one side of the specimen. A great Liroconite from this old Cornish copper mine.

Details

Dimensions
7.4 × 4.8 × 3.1 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates, Rare Minerals
Locality
Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Liroconite

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