• Quartz Psudomorph After Baryte
  • Quartz Psudomorph After Baryte
  • Quartz Psudomorph After Baryte
  • Quartz Psudomorph After Baryte
  • Quartz Psudomorph After Baryte
  • Quartz Psudomorph After Baryte
Gallery

Quartz Psudomorph After Baryte

ID: CC4533

Herodsfoot Mine classic tabular crystals of Baryte completely replaced by Quartz. Psuedomorphs of Quartz measure to 4.5cm forming an open inter grown group composed of pyramidal colourless to white crystals. Quartz crystals have been preferentially layered on one side by inter grown metallic lead grey crystals of Galena, interspersed with bright metallic yellow Chalcopyrite coating Tetrahedrite crystals. The underside of the specimen shows chestnut brown Siderite with cleavages of Tetrahedrite. A great specimen of Quartz after Baryte.

Details

Dimensions
11.6 × 7.0 × 5.8 cm
Categories
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Herodsfoot Mine, Lanreath, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Quartz

Related Mineral Specimens

Quartz var Smoky Faden
$1,250
 Goschenen Valley, Uri, Switzerland, Europe
A neat double stacked Quartz variety Faden from the Göschenen Valley area Uri, Switzerland both...
QUARTZ var ROSE with MUSCOVITE
$4,000
 Shigar Valley, Skardu, Baltistan, Northern Areas, Pakistan, Asia
Two well-developed crystal areas of gemmy to translucent Rose Quartz have formed on silvery crystals...
Olivenite on Quartz
$8,500
 Wheal Unity, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe
A fine crystal druse of Olivenite on Quartz from Wheal Unity, St. Day, Cornwall. Lustrous dark olive...
Cosalite in Quartz
$290
 Carrock Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England, Europe
A rare for the location two specimen of Cosalite from Carrock Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria....