• Mereheadite With Mendipite
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Mereheadite With Mendipite

ID: CC1033

A specimen displaying two rich examples of Lead Oxychlorides from Merehead Quarry, Somerset, England. The Mereheadite forms a light tan elongated mass to 2.5cm in a white massive matrix of Hydrocerussite. Separated by a vein of Hydrocerussite is a similarly elongated area of pinkish Mendipite. All are contained in a Calcite rimmed cavity in grey-black Mn oxide matrix. A fine example of how the rare species have grown in a Mn oxide pod.

Details

Dimensions
10.2 × 8.0 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Rare Minerals
Locality
Merehead Quarry, Cranmore, Somerset, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mereheadite

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