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Mendipite

ID: CC1045

An abundantly rich example of Mendipite from the classic location of Merehead Quarry, Somerset, England. The Mendipite has an high satiny luster, with a pink to white colouration. The Mendipite is associated with translucent Calcite, grey in appearance from veins of black Mn oxides. A rich specimen of Mendipite from Merehead Quarry collected in the 1970's by Tony House.

Details

Dimensions
5.9 × 5.5 × 2.1 cm
Categories
Rare Minerals
Locality
Merehead Quarry, Cranmore, Somerset, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mendipite

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