• Olivenite
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Olivenite

$700.00   €592  £510.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC4628

Olivenite, a Cornish classic from Wheal Unity, a very old mine near St. Day, probably at work in the early-mid 18th century. Crystals of dark olive green Olivenite forms a rich druse of sparkling crystals. Areas on the specimen show the Olivenite to have a radial structure over grown green 'Cornwallite/Pseudomalachite', on a Quartz-Fe oxide matrix. A fine Olivenite from Wheal Unity.

Details

Dimensions
5.5 × 4.5 × 3.2 cm
Categories
Locality
Wheal Unity, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Olivenite

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