• Mimetite var Campylite
  • Mimetite var Campylite
  • Mimetite var Campylite
  • Mimetite var Campylite
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

Mimetite var Campylite

$400.00   €353  £300.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC7064
Well-formed barrel habit crystals of burnt toffee orange Campylite, the phosphatian variety of Mimetite, measuring to 0.6 cm, pervade a matrix of botryoidal, sooty black to dark grey manganese oxide.  From the world-famous Dry Gill mine in the Caldbeck Fells of Cumbria, England, the Campylite has a slightly glistening waxy lustre which contrasts nicely against the dark matrix.  This small miniature features on the cover of Lapis No. 3, March 1997.

Details

Dimensions
4.0 × 2.5 × 2.0 cm
Categories
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mimetite

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