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Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

Pyromorphite

$900.00   €837  £770.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC20326
A very rare location specimen of well formed hexagonal Pyromorphite crystals on milky veinstone Quartz from Glenmalure in County Wicklow, Ireland.  Two mines are recorded as having produced Pyromorphite from here; Ballinafunshoge and Ballynagoneen, but this has not been recorded with the specimen.  The Pyromorphite forms stubby hexagonal prisms, typically up to 5 mm tall by 2 to 3 mm across flats with flat pinacoid terminations and of a pleasing acidic lemon-yellow.  The specimen comes with an old Hugh A. Ford (Wall Street, New York) label.

Details

Dimensions
5.8 × 2.8 × 1.7 cm
Categories
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Glenmalure, Co. Wicklow, Ireland

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Pyromorphite

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