• Green Anglesite on Goethite
  • Green Anglesite on Goethite
  • Green Anglesite on Goethite
  • Green Anglesite on Goethite
  • Green Anglesite on Goethite
Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates

Green Anglesite on Goethite

$1,200.00   €1,073  £960.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC14284
Green coloured Anglesite (lead sulphate) is a great rarity from the Broken Hill mines in New South Wales, Australia and this example is has a number of good crystals.  A flat plate of Goethite matrix varying from matt black through orange-brown, russet and rust, contrasts superbly against the light lime green, translucent Anglesite crystals, all with a bright satin lustre.  The matrix hosts four predominant green Anglesite crystals, all approximately 3 to 4 mm square, with two on either side.  About 15 more, very much smaller and paler green crystals, are scattered over the Goethite surfaces.

Details

Dimensions
8.2 × 6.6 × 2.3 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides, Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates
Locality
MMM Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co, New South Wales, Australia, Oceania

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Goethite, Goethite

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