• Mimetite Var Campylite
  • Mimetite Var Campylite
  • Mimetite Var Campylite
  • Mimetite Var Campylite
Gallery

Mimetite Var Campylite

ID: CC389
Lustrous clusters of rounded Mimetite (var Campylite) crystals are intergrown with pearly white bladed Baryte. The Campylite crystals are an attractive reddish-orange colour, becoming more yellowish-brown around the edges of the specimen where they form a crust, intergrown with black Romanèchite. On the back are smaller lustrous crystals partially formed and intergrown with finely botryoidal black Romanèchite, cementing a Baryte breccia. Great colour and lustre, a classic English Campylite.

Details

Dimensions
6.2 × 7.1 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Locality
Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mimetite

Related Mineral Specimens

MIMETITE Var. CAMPYLITE
$240
 Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, Europe
A miniature of the classic Campylite variety of Mimetite from the Dry Gill Mine, high above Roughton...
MIMETITE
$800
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
A fine array of spiky prismatic Mimetite crystals from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Crystals of...
Mimetite
$1,200
 Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, Europe
Well-developed barrel-shaped crystals to 5 mm of burnt toffee-orange Mimetite, variety “Campylite”...
MIMETITE
$600
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Beautiful bright sparkling crystals of yellow Mimetite heavily invests the Goethite Gossan matrix...