• Olivenite
  • Olivenite
  • Olivenite
  • Olivenite
  • Olivenite
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Olivenite

$1,800.00   €1,598  £1,360.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8770
Rich drusy mats of intergrown deep olive-green Olivenite crystals cover an undulating vuggy upper surface of a ferruginous milky Quartz veinstone matrix.  Under low magnification, the carpet of Olivenite crystals are seen to be perfectly terminated and present a most attractive speckled luster.  This specimen, from Wheal Gorland in St. Day, Cornwall, legendary for its rare copper arsenate minerals, is an excellent example of this particular Olivenite morphology.

Details

Dimensions
8.6 × 6.1 × 4.2 cm
Categories
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Olivenite

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