• Olivenite
  • Olivenite
  • Olivenite
Gallery

Olivenite

ID: CC943

A rich example of Olivenite from the Stowes section of the Wheal Phoenix, Cornwall. The Olivenite forms sharp sparkling dark green crystals to 2mm richly investing a thin covering of black Goethite on a typical Quartz/Goethite veinstone. Associated is minor Chalcocite. The Olivenite covers an area of 3.7 x 3cm. From a mine better known for its specimens of Chalcosiderite and Cuprite, this specimen comes with an old label.

Out of Stock

Add to Wishlist

Details

Dimensions
5.6 × 4.5 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Locality
Stowes Shaft, Wheal Phoenix, Linkinhorne, Liskeard, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Olivenite

Related Mineral Specimens

Olivenite
$1,300
 Wheal Unity, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe
Classic specimen of Cornish Olivenite from Wheal Unity, St. Day. A lustrous sparkling deep...
Olivenite
$650
 Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe
Well formed lustrous dark olive green crystals of Olivenite are pleasingly grouped over the display...
Olivenite on Quartz
$850
 Wheal Unity, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe
Pale green sparkling Olivenite has formed as a velvety botryoidal layer to over 5mm thick growing...
Olivenite
$350
 Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe
A miniature specimen mostly covered in lustrous very dark olive green almost black thick...