• Goethite coating Cerussite after Anglesite
  • Goethite coating Cerussite after Anglesite
  • Goethite coating Cerussite after Anglesite
  • Goethite coating Cerussite after Anglesite
Oxides and Hydroxides

Goethite coating Cerussite after Anglesite

$1,250.00   €1,077  £980.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC14418
A really superb pseudomorph of Cerussite after Anglesite coated in very dark chocolate-brown Goethite, from Block 14, Broken Hill Proprietary Mine in Yancowinna County, New South Wales, Australia.  The pseudomorphs are crisp and sharp, with the largest crystal measuring 4.0 x 1.8 x 1.5 cm.  Where the greyish-cream translucent Cerussite is exposed, the Goethite coating is seen to be a uniform 0.3 mm thick, giving the entire specimen a matt velvety appearance.  A truly excellent example of these classic Broken Hill pseudomorphs.

Details

Dimensions
5.6 × 5.5 × 2.7 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Oxides and Hydroxides, Pseudomorphs
Locality
Block 14, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co, New South Wales, Australia, Oceania

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Anglesite, Cerussite, Goethite

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