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Hemimorphite on Calcite

$100.00   €78  £70.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17306
An interesting large thumbnail of micro-crystals of glassy, fawn Hemimorphite coating a twined Calcite crystal from the Golconda mine near to Hopton in Derbyshire, England.  This specimen was collected on 4th May 1986 from the East Flats on the 50-fathom level of Golconda mine (a fathom is six feet or 1.83 m).  Although the Calcite is virtually completely hidden by the Hemimorphite, the re-entrant angle between the twins is clearly visible.

Details

Dimensions
2.2 × 3.5 × 1.5 cm
Categories
Calcite, Silicates
Locality
Golconda Mine, Hopton, Derbyshire, England, UK

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Hemimorphite

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