• Libethenite on Gossan
  • Libethenite on Gossan
  • Libethenite on Gossan
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Libethenite on Gossan

ID: CC4457

Rich sparkling druse's of Libethenite cover large areas of the specimen from South Wheal Frances. Crystals of micro size Libethenite are a rich deep to light green on a matrix of yellow brown to reddish Goethite with areas of ferruginous Quartz. The specimen was originally in the Baroness Burdett-Coutts collection before passing to Sir Arthur Russell, and into the Natural History Museum London. Two old labels come with the specimen.

Details

Dimensions
8.0 × 6.4 × 2.5 cm
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Locality
South Wheal Frances, Carnkie, Redruth, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Libethenite

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