• Olivenite
  • Olivenite
  • Olivenite


$2,000.00   €1,762  £1,530.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC1078

A rich druse of deep olive green Olivenite invests an elongated convoluted 7.5 x 3cm cavity in a ferruginous Quartz matrix. The specimen comes from Wheal Unity, a mine that also worked the famous Muttral Lode along with Wheal Gorland. The Olivenite has a sparkling satin-like luster, with further areas of Olivenite on the specimen. A great specimen of Olivenite from the mine next to Wheal Gorland.


10.4 × 3.7 × 3.7 cm
Wheal Unity, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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