• Olivenite on Quartz
  • Olivenite on Quartz
  • Olivenite on Quartz
  • Olivenite on Quartz
  • Olivenite on Quartz
Gallery

Olivenite on Quartz

ID: CC5142

A fine rich specimen of deep dark olive green Olivenite on Quartz from Wheal Gorland, Cornwall's most celebrated old copper mine. An abundant covering of crystallized botryoidal Olivenite measuring to 6cm x 3.4cm, formed over colourless to white prismatic crystals of Quartz, with white to pastel green tinted Kaolinite. A great specimen of Olivenite from the mine, many specimens of this caliber were found pre-1800.

Out of Stock

Add to Wishlist

Details

Dimensions
8.0 × 4.7 × 4.7 cm
Categories
Locality
Wheal Gorland, St Day, 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
$1,800
 Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe
Rich drusy mats of intergrown deep olive-green Olivenite crystals cover an undulating vuggy upper...
Olivenite with Duftite
$750
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Stubby, light to dark olive-green colour-zoned Olivenite crystals of 2 to 3 mm line a 3 x 1.5 cm vug...
Olivenite
$650
 Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe
Well formed lustrous dark olive green crystals of Olivenite are pleasingly grouped over the display...