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Mereheadite

ID: CC1019

A fine example of Mereheadite from the type locality at Merehead Quarry, Somerset. England. The Mereheadite forms rich areas to 2.7cm in a white glassy Cerussite matrix. The Mereheadite varies in colour from reddish orange to yellow orange with a high luster. Both minerals have formed within a Mn Oxide matrix, encapsulated by a thin band of translucent to transparent Calcite. A rich specimen of Mereheadite from Somerset.

Details

Dimensions
5.2 × 4.7 × 4.4 cm
Categories
Rare Minerals
Locality
Merehead Quarry, Cranmore, Somerset, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mereheadite

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