• Fluorite With Galena and Pyrite
  • Fluorite With Galena and Pyrite
  • Fluorite With Galena and Pyrite
  • Fluorite With Galena and Pyrite
  • Fluorite With Galena and Pyrite
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Fluorite With Galena and Pyrite

ID: CC4794

An uncommon blue Fluorite from the Wheal Mary Ann, Menheniot, Cornwall. Cubic crystals of Fluorite measuring to 6mm + on edge are a fine gemmy blue, inter grown over a previous formation of translucent yellow Fluorite. At one side of the specimen are metallic lead grey cubic crystals of Galena measuring to 8mm, followed by a later deposition of sparkling light metallic yellow Pyrite. A fine specimen of blue Fluorite from one of Cornwall's most well known lead mines.

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 4.7 × 3.9 cm
Categories
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Wheal Mary Ann, Menheniot, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite

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