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

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.


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

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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