• Pyromorphite
  • Pyromorphite
  • Pyromorphite
  • Pyromorphite
  • Pyromorphite
  • Pyromorphite
Gallery

Pyromorphite

$1,500.00   €1,381  £1,150.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC7909
A showy, triangular-shaped cabinet specimen of lustrous acid yellow grading to limey siskin green Pyromorphite crystals measuring to 1.2 cm, from Roughton Gill in the Caldbeck Fells mining district of Cumbria, England. The hexagonal prisms are opaque with translucent outer faces and cover the top surface of a cream and light tan Quartz veinstone matrix. Light passing through the translucent layer and reflecting back from inner surfaces gives some of the crystals an appearance of internal layers of metallic foil. All the Pyromorphite crystals are of about 1 cm long and are mainly thick-set with a bright glassy lustre, making an impressive display surface.

Details

Dimensions
8.0 × 14.5 × 3.5 cm
Categories
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Roughton Gill Area, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Pyromorphite

Related Mineral Specimens

Pyromorphite on Quartz
$875
 Roughton Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, Europe
A druse of translucent Quartz crystals, measuring to 5 mm, have a brown iron oxide coating that...
Pyromorphite
$1,750
 Bunker Hill Mine, Kellogg, Idaho, USA, North America
A super bright specimen of well defined Pyromorphite crystals from the classic Bunker Hill Mine,...
Dundasite with Pyromorphite
$175
 Greystones Quarry, Lezant, Cornwall, England, Europe
White crystalline Dundasite with Pyromorphite probably collected in the 1990s from Greystones...
Pyromorphite
$3,500
 MMM Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co, New South Wales, Australia, Oceania
A fine specimen of Pyromorphite from the MMM Mine, Broken Hill, Australia. A lustrous fan-like array...