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Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

Pyromorphite

$600.00   €541  £460.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19016
A stockwork-style structure of 1.5 mm thick intermeshed plates of milky Quartz form the framework over which rich drusy masses of greyish-pink to clove-brown Pyromorphite crystals are deposited.  The Pyromorphite crystals form many habits and are typically between 1 and 3 mm long.  In one area some amazing crystals dominate, forming tapering tubes with one end flared and rounded like the cone of a trumpet with hollow centres.  The overall look is that of a fossil sponge replaced with Pyromorphite.  A remarkable specimen from Rosenberg Mine at Bad Ems.

Details

Dimensions
7.8 × 7.0 × 5.2 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Rosenberg Mine, Braubach, Bad Ems, Lahn Valley, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Pyromorphite

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