• Wulfenite with Mimetite
  • Wulfenite with Mimetite
Tungstates, Molybdates and Chromates

Wulfenite with Mimetite

$1,750.00   €1,489  £1,280.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC20047
Rich apricot and lemon-yellow spheres of Mimetite sit along the lower half of a lustrous cluster of glassy, bright pumpkin-orange Wulfenite crystals.  This choice large thumbnail is from La Morita mine, in the state of Chihuahua, Mexico and comes mounted on a square colourless acrylic base.  The Mimetite spherules attain 8 mm diameter and have a matt lustre due to the myriad of micro-terminations covering their surfaces.  The larger Mimetites tend to be apricot and the smaller, lemon.  The Wulfenite forms tabular blades to 2 cm wide.  All have bevelled edges, a brilliantly reflective lustre and are semi-translucent.  An aesthetic and delightful specimen.

Details

Dimensions
3.2 × 4.3 × 2.6 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates, Tungstates, Molybdates and Chromates
Locality
La Morita mine, Chihuahua, Mexico

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mimetite, Wulfenite

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