• Wood Olivenite
  • Wood Olivenite
  • Wood Olivenite

Wood Olivenite

ID: CC532
A rare arsenate exhibiting classic olive-green colour on the exposed face with a darker green band, formed of finely radiating Olivenite crystals. On one edge there is a cavity 1cm deep lined with sparkling dark green micro-crystalline Olivenite. Negative Quartz imprints are seen all around the outside of the specimen, with some Quartz still present. This piece displays extremely well.


8.0 × 4.5 × 2.5 cm
Wheal Unity, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

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