• Olivenite
  • Olivenite
  • Olivenite
  • Olivenite
  • Olivenite
  • Olivenite
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Olivenite

$5,500.00   €4,946  £4,210.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC7478

An excellent and rich antique specimen of a classic Cornish Olivenite from Wheal Unity, St. Day. A large area of deep dark olive green Olivenite with a botryoidal crystalline surface measuring to 5cm x 4cm occupies a milky Quartz lined cavity, with another area of crystallised Olivenite in a Quartz cavity measuring to 3.3cm x 2cm. The reverse of the specimen has areas of Wood Olivenite with a white clay mineral. A super specimen of Olivenite from Wheal Unity, and comes with a Herbert Obodda label.

Details

Dimensions
9.5 × 5.8 × 4.7 cm
Categories
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Wheal Unity, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Olivenite

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