• Conichalcite pseudomorph after Calcite
  • Conichalcite pseudomorph after Calcite
  • Conichalcite pseudomorph after Calcite
  • Conichalcite pseudomorph after Calcite
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Conichalcite pseudomorph after Calcite

$850.00   €771  £690.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC16768
A superb small miniature of limey-apple-green Conichalcite pseudomorphing after Calcite as 2 to 3 mm, outwardly pointing, distorted rhombohedral blades.  From the Lavrion mining district on the Attica Peninsular in Greece and, more specifically, likely the Kamariza mines, now known as the Agios Konstantinos mining district.  The specimen is essentially two spherical groups of Conichalcite pseudomorphs, the smaller mounted on top of the larger.  Specimens such as this are very rarely seen and this will make an excellent addition to any Lavrion/Kamariza collection.

Details

Dimensions
3.4 × 3.0 × 2.8 cm
Categories
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates, Pseudomorphs
Locality
Lavrion, Lavrion District Mines, Attiki Prefecture, Greece, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Conichalcite

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