• Millerite
  • Millerite
  • Millerite
  • Millerite


ID: CC5084

Rare for the location specimen of three metallic brassy-yellow lustered prismatic crystals of Millerite, measuring to 7mm in a flattened cavity. Colourless crystals of prismatic Quartz line a flat cavity, with rhombic creamy white crystals of Dolomite, micro-crystals of Pyrite are formed the Dolomite. The underside of the specimen show crystals of Quartz with abundant crystals of Dolomite on a matrix of greenish mottled Dolerite. From Greystone Quarry, Lezant, Cornwall.


4.7 × 4.1 × 2.8 cm
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection
Greystones Quarry, Lezant, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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