• Siderite Fish Scale Crystal Habit
  • Siderite Fish Scale Crystal Habit
  • Siderite Fish Scale Crystal Habit

Siderite Fish Scale Crystal Habit

ID: CC1219

Excellently developed crystals of Siderite from the Cook's Kitchen Mine, Illogan, Cornwall. The crystals of Siderite measuring to 1cm are in the Fish Scale habit inter grown in a dome shape. Also to be seen on the specimen is an inter grown crystal area measuring to 0.5mm of mixed Chalcopyrite-Tetrahedrite/Tenantite, indicating that the specimen may have come from the upper levels of the mine. A neat old time specimen from the mine.


7.9 × 5.0 × 2.8 cm
Cook's Kitchen Mine, Camborne, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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