• Calcite on Quartz with Siderite ps. after Stilbite
  • Calcite on Quartz with Siderite ps. after Stilbite
  • Calcite on Quartz with Siderite ps. after Stilbite
Pseudomorphs

Calcite on Quartz with Siderite ps. after Stilbite

$350.00   €315  £280.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17007
A stunning cabinet sized specimen of milky-white rosettes of glassy Calcite perched over Chlorite-coated etched Quartz crystals and unusual bowtie-habit pseudomorphs of Siderite replacing Stilbite. This rare combination of species and habits forms a showy specimen from the Coronation Lode at Level 18 in Geevor mine, Pendeen, St Just, Cornwall.  Geevor was closed in 1991 and has long since completely flooded.

Details

Dimensions
14.9 × 9.0 × 6.2 cm
Categories
Calcite, Carbonates, Pseudomorphs
Locality
Geevor Mine, Pendeen, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Quartz, Siderite, Stilbite

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