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Pyromorphite on Baryte

$350.00   €300  £270.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19088
Familiar species such as Pyromorphite would seem to have been known about forever, with their first discovery lost in time.  However, for Pyromorphite this is not the case, with this lovely example being from its type locality around the city of Zschopau in Saxony, Germany, a little south-east of Chemnitz.  Bright acidic lime green Pyromorphite crystals ranging from 4 to 8 mm are aesthetically scattered and embedded over and in a vuggy, naturally etched opaque, milky Baryte.

Details

Dimensions
4.3 × 5.9 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates, Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates
Locality
Zschopau, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Baryte, Pyromorphite

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