• Turquoise Var Rashleighite
  • Turquoise Var Rashleighite
  • Turquoise Var Rashleighite
  • Turquoise Var Rashleighite
  • Turquoise Var Rashleighite
  • Turquoise Var Rashleighite
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Turquoise Var Rashleighite

ID: CC5307

A particularly rich specimen of ferroan Turquoise variety Rashleighite from the early 20th century working of the Tungsten veins at Castle-an-Dinas Mine, St. Columb Major. A cellular bubbly specimen of minutely crystallized Rashleighite having a blue-green colour. Limited areas of brown Goethite, and minor white Quartz are apparent on the specimen. From Cornwall's only predominately Tungsten mine, and comes with super detailed Sir Arthur Russell specimen label. (W. A. Kessel was the underground agent at the mine)

Details

Dimensions
7.5 × 5.0 × 4.3 cm
Categories
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection
Locality
Castle-an-Dinas Mine, St. Columb Major, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Turquoise

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