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Fluorite and Halides

Pyromorphite

$450.00   €406  £350.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19394
A beautiful, ex-matrix, tower of stacked, double terminated barley sugar orange Pyromorphite crystals from Friedrichssegen mine at Frücht in the famous Bad Ems District of Rhineland-Palatinate.  This old lead mine exploited siderite-bearing quartz veins which included Zn-Pb-Cu-Ag mineralisation.  The lustrous and glassy Pyromorphite crystals average around 1 cm each in length, although all are below 2 cm. Note that the top crystal of one stack is a little damaged, but the specimen remains a very displayable example.

Details

Dimensions
5.8 × 2.5 × 1.5 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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