• Pyromorphite
  • Pyromorphite
  • Pyromorphite
  • Pyromorphite
  • Pyromorphite
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

Pyromorphite

$2,500.00   €2,244  £2,000.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18778
A superb cabinet specimen of pale clove to root beer-brown Pyromorphite micro-crystals covering all faces of the matrix.  The habit of the gossan matrix is an unusual stockwork of naturally etched foliated Quartz which forms vertical parallel ridges, interconnected by a filigree network of Quartz stringers with large void spaces in between.  This is a very good Pyromorphite from the Friedrichssegen mine, Frücht in the Bad Ems District of Germany which exploited Zn-Pb-Cu-Ag veins. 
Ex. the Mineral Collection of Archduke Stephan Franz Viktor of Hungary (1817 to 1867), with a historic Archduke (Erzherzog) Stephan label incorporating his coat of arms.  This label measures 9.7 x 8.1 cm and is complete.  The label is numbered 109/1 and a small label bearing this same number is glued beneath the specimen.
 

Details

Dimensions
12.6 × 7.8 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Friedrichssegen Mine, Frucht, Bad Ems, Lahn Valley, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Pyromorphite

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