• Crednerite with Hydrocerussite and Malachite
  • Crednerite with Hydrocerussite and Malachite
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Crednerite with Hydrocerussite and Malachite

$450.00   €383  £350.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18151
Black blades of the copper-manganese oxide Crednerite are overgrown with velvety druses of sub-mm, light leaf-green acicular Malachite.  These line a 1 x 2 cm vug capped by bright snow-white stacked plates of Hydrocerussite to 2 x 0.8 cm, on and in a matrix of mixed massive Calcite and manganese oxides.  A great specimen from Vein 2 in the famous Torr Works quarry at Cranmore in Somerset.  Torr Works quarry is better known to collectors as Merehead quarry; Merehead being the railway loading terminal at the quarry.

Details

Dimensions
8.0 × 9.5 × 4.6 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Vein 2, Torr Works Quarry, (Merehead Quarry), Cranmore, Somerset, England

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Crednerite, Hydrocerussite, Malachite

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