• Hydrocerussite
  • Hydrocerussite
  • Hydrocerussite
  • Hydrocerussite
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Hydrocerussite

$1,250.00   €1,068  £900.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8845
Well-formed platy crystals of Hydrocerussite from the Torr Works quarry close to Shepton Mallet in Somerset.  Hydrocerussite forms an excellent intergrown cluster of yellow-green tinted creamy crystals measuring up to 8 mm associated with white crystals of Baryte, green micro-crystals of Malachite and a bladed crystal group of probable Pyrolusite.  The former perch on a druse of white Calcite covering a hard grey manganese-oxide matrix.  A now very seldom seen rare specimen of attractively crystallised Hydrocerussite from Torr Works, known colloquially to collectors as Merehead quarry. 

Details

Dimensions
5.5 × 6.6 × 3.8 cm
Categories
Carbonates
Locality
Torr Works Quarry, Cranmore, Somerset, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Hydrocerussite

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