• Quartz Epimorph After Siderite on Quartz
  • Quartz Epimorph After Siderite on Quartz
  • Quartz Epimorph After Siderite on Quartz
  • Quartz Epimorph After Siderite on Quartz
  • Quartz Epimorph After Siderite on Quartz
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Quartz Epimorph After Siderite on Quartz

ID: CC5580

Sparkling sugary Quartz has formed over lenticular crystals of Siderite, which have been dissolved leaving the Quartz as hollow epimorphs measuring to 1.4cm. Crystals of Siderite had originally grown on intergrown prismatic crystals of Quartz measuring to 9cm tall. A rare specimen from Cooks Kitchen Mine.

Details

Dimensions
9.5 × 8.9 × 6.7 cm
Categories
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection
Locality
Cook's Kitchen Mine, Camborne, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Quartz

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