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Quartz After Scheelite

ID: CC4340

Classic Devonshire pseudomorph of Quartz after Scheelite from the Ramsley Mine, Okehampton. A relatively late mine working a bedded Skarn-like deposit of Copper and Arsenic, last developed in the early years of the 20th century. The replaced crystals of 'octahedral' Scheelite measure to 2.9cm on edge, with a light brown colour, forming an inter grow row of crystals. A rare specimen for this many pseudomorphed Scheelite crystals from the mine.

Details

Dimensions
6.7 × 3.7 × 3.3 cm
Categories
Ex. Nick Carruth Collection
Locality
Ramsley Mine, Okehampton, Devon, England, Europe

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Minerals on specimen
Quartz

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