• Clinoclase Acorn on Liroconite
  • Clinoclase Acorn on Liroconite
  • Clinoclase Acorn on Liroconite
  • Clinoclase Acorn on Liroconite
  • Clinoclase Acorn on Liroconite
  • Clinoclase Acorn on Liroconite
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Clinoclase Acorn on Liroconite

ID: CC4475

A much sought after lustrous deep blue acorn habit of Clinoclase on lustrous sky blue Liroconite, two consummate Wheal Gorland, St. Day species. A well developed crystallized acorn of Clinoclase measures to 5mm displaying curved crystal faces around the acorn. Below the acorn can be seen a further crystal cluster of Clinoclase. The crystals of Liroconite form a fine druse of classic wedge habit crystals. One end of the specimen crystals of Liroconite are over grown by a thin layer of translucent green Chrysocolla. Also a smaller cavity on the opposite end of the specimen has further crystals of Liroconite. The matrix is a typical Goethite Gossan, with remnant areas of metallic yellow tarnished Chalcopyrite. A super Wheal Gorland specimen, and comes with an old Julius Böhm mineral label.

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Dimensions
4.2 × 4.0 × 1.7 cm
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Locality
Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Clinoclase

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