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Pyromorphite

$650.00   €545  £470.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19399
Pyromorphite from the hydrothermal lead-zinc deposit at Daoping mine in Gongcheng County of Guilin Prefecture, China has become a collector’s favourite over the past fifteen to twenty years.  This cute thumbnail, mounted on a bevelled colourless acrylic base, is composed of stacked hexagonal barrels of siskin-green Pyromorphite, each crystal being double terminated, with one end a flat pinacoid and the opposite, a bifurcated outbreak of narrower, acicular-type crystals.  The barrels are all slightly curved, with finely striated prism faces and a satin lustre. A great little Pyromorphite from Daoping mine.

Details

Dimensions
1.9 × 2.5 × 1.7 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Daoping Mine, Gongcheng Co., Guilin Prefecture, Guangxi Province, China, Asia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Pyromorphite

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