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Mimetite

$1,200.00   €1,094  £980.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8756
Well-developed barrel-shaped crystals to 5 mm of burnt toffee-orange Mimetite, variety “Campylite” from the classic locality of Dry Gill mine in the Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria.  Masses of these crystals pervade a soot-black manganese oxide (“Psilomelane”) matrix, against which they display to full advantage.  A terrific example from this now inaccessible mine, high above Roughton Gill.

Details

Dimensions
8.3 × 6.5 × 3.3 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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