• Liroconite
  • Liroconite
  • Liroconite
  • Liroconite
  • Liroconite
  • Liroconite
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection

Liroconite

$1,500.00   €1,341  £1,200.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC4801

A well developed group of rare green Liroconite crystals from the famous Wheal Gorland, St.Day, Cornwall. Crystals of Liroconite measuring to 4mm, mainly displaying parallel and stepped growth. A classic Goethite Gossan matrix supports the crystals of Liroconite, with further crystals of Liroconite dotted here and there, white areas of Gibbsite-Halloysite are also in association. It is now common knowledge amongst British mineral collectors that many rich green Liroconite crystals are zinc enriched.

Details

Dimensions
7.0 × 4.3 × 3.0 cm
Categories
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection, Rare Minerals, Classic Minerals
Locality
Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Liroconite

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