• Linarite on Quartz
  • Linarite on Quartz
  • Linarite on Quartz
  • Linarite on Quartz
  • Linarite on Quartz
  • Linarite on Quartz
Quartz and Agate

Linarite on Quartz

$2,500.00   €2,105  £1,900.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18134
Red Gill mine is well known for its fascinating suite of minerals, but is most famous for its excellent Linarite, this being considered one of the best three sites in the British Isles for the species.  Linarite is a copper lead sulphate hydroxide and forms bright Persian blue bladed crystals, richly clustered over the surface of a Quartz veinstone matrix.  The crystals have developed to about 5 x 5 mm by 1 mm deep, on top of broad Quartz crystals which lay flat across the matrix.  The specimen is enhanced by powdery thin coatings and veinlets of pale blue Azurite, turquoise-green Malachite and creamy white Cerussite and Baryte.

Details

Dimensions
7.3 × 5.6 × 2.3 cm
Categories
Quartz and Agate, Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates
Locality
Red Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Linarite, Quartz

Related Mineral Specimens

Scheelite on Quartz
$600
 Cínovec / Zinnwald, Erzgebirge; Krusné Hory Mts, Saxony & Ústí Region, Germany & Czech Republic
Scattered and clustered crystals of Scheelite are grown on a thin section of Quartz from the...
TOURMALINE with ALBITE on QUARTZ
$1,500
 Stak Nala, Haramosh Mts, Skardu, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan, Asia
A well-formed very dark green prismatic crystal of  Tourmaline measuring to 6.5cm, with a zone...
Native Gold on Quartz
$1,200
 Fata Baii, Zlatna, Alba Co, Romania, Europe
Bright metallic intergrown wire and leaf Native Gold in areas to 1.2cm on crystals of Quartz with...
Quartz var Smoky Faden
$1,250
 Goschenen Valley, Uri, Switzerland, Europe
A neat double stacked Quartz variety Faden from the Göschenen Valley area Uri, Switzerland both...