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Atacamite

$4,200.00   €3,597  £3,290.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC2791
A rare specimen displaying excellently terminated crystals of Atacamite from Mount Gunson mine in South Australia. The specimen shows three prominent prismatic crystals at the front, measuring to 2.3 cm, which form a divergent array. There are several further terminated crystals of Atacamite on the specimen, lining a shell-like bowl of brown to black Goethite gossan matrix. The Atacamite ranges from a rich leafy-chrome green to a lustrous deep bottle-green at the crystal terminations.  A fine specimen of Atacamite from Mount Gunson, a mine that works a copper-silver-cobalt deposit.

Details

Dimensions
4.3 × 6.5 × 3.4 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides
Locality
Mount Gunson Copper Mines, Andamooka Ranges, South Australia, Australia, Oceania

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Atacamite