• Mimetite with Wulfenite
Tungstates, Molybdates and Chromates

Mimetite with Wulfenite

$500.00   €418  £360.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC6886
Buttercup-lemon globular clusters of Mimetite to around 5 mm diameter densely surround tabular blades of gemmy acidic lemon Wulfenite of a similar size.  This beautiful miniature is from San Pedro Corralitos in Chihuahua, Mexico and is so characteristic of the superbly colourful minerals Mexico is so abundant in.  The Mimetite has a satin lustre which contrasts wonderfully with the bright reflective glassy lustre of the Wulfenite.  An excellent small miniature covering a matrix of vuggy, gossany-granular Quartz pervaded with micro crystals of Mimetite and Wulfenite.

Details

Dimensions
4.3 × 5.4 × 2.4 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates, Tungstates, Molybdates and Chromates
Locality
San Pedro Corralitos, Mun. de Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mimetite, Wulfenite

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