• Calcite with Hemimorphite
  • Calcite with Hemimorphite
  • Calcite with Hemimorphite
Silicates

Calcite with Hemimorphite

$600.00   €542  £480.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC16974
The Millclose mine, close to Matlock in Derbyshire, was a major lead producer and is known for its excellent variety of minerals.  This choice group of translucent colourless to milky scalenohedral Calcite crystals is composed of variously sized crystals up to 7 cm long.  The Calcite crystals sit at about 40 degrees to the vertical on a flat cleaved base and have a preferential coating over certain faces of tangerine-buff Hemimorphite micro-crystals.  A superb Calcite group with Hemimorphite from Millclose, one of Derbyshire’s most famous mines.

Details

Dimensions
10.2 × 8.0 × 7.0 cm
Categories
Calcite, Silicates
Locality
Millclose Mine, South Darley, Matlock, Derbyshire, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Hemimorphite

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