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Mendipite

ID: CC1044

A stunningly rich example of laminar Mendipite from the classic location of Merehead Quarry, Somerset, England. The Mendipite forms a triangular specimen, and has a high satin luster on the display face, with a white to light pink colouration. The Mendipite is associated with white translucent Calcite, veined by black Mn oxides. A rich large area of Mendipite from Merehead Quarry collected in the 1970's by Tony House.

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Dimensions
8.6 × 5.6 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Rare Minerals
Locality
Merehead Quarry, Cranmore, Somerset, England, Europe

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Mendipite

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