• Crednerite with Malachite on Calcite
  • Crednerite with Malachite on Calcite
  • Crednerite with Malachite on Calcite
Carbonates

Crednerite with Malachite on Calcite

$400.00   €358  £320.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18162
Platy black crystals of the Cu-Mn oxide Crednerite line vugs in crystalline snow-white Calcite within by a sooty black manganese nodule. Small acicular emerald-green needles of translucent Malachite are occasionally scattered over the Crednerite crystals.  This mineral paragenesis is typical of specimens recovered from the manganese pods found in the Torr Works Quarry (Merehead Quarry) at Cranmore in the Mendip Hills of Somerset.

Details

Dimensions
6.8 × 5.2 × 4.8 cm
Categories
Calcite, Carbonates, Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Torr Works Quarry, Cranmore, Somerset, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Crednerite, Malachite

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