• Lanthanite-(Ce) and Malachite
  • Lanthanite-(Ce) and Malachite
  • Lanthanite-(Ce) and Malachite
Rare Minerals

Lanthanite-(Ce) and Malachite

$850.00   €771  £660.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC16898
Lanthanite-(Ce) is a rare cerium-lanthanum-neodymium carbonate whose type locality is the Britannia mine, towards the summit of Snowdon in Gwynedd, Wales, where this specimen is from.  Snowdon is the highest mountain in Wales.  Micro-blades of colourless Lanthanite-(Ce) cover a bed of bluish-green Malachite, so making the Lanthanite-(Ce) appear green.  This is an excellent specimen of Lanthanite-(Ce) on Malachite from its type locality on Sneyd’s Level in Britannia mine.

Details

Dimensions
3.8 × 3.0 × 2.0 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Rare Minerals
Locality
Sneyd’s Level, Britannia Mine, Mount Snowdon, Gwynedd, Wales, UK

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Malachite

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