Moving mountains for you
Switch currency

Current Live Auctions

Current Live Fixed Price Sales

Chrysocolla

Views:
Watches:
PCZ597999

Chrysocolla

Description Tabs

Description
Locality: 
Whytes Cleuch, Wanlockhead, Scotland, United Kingdom
Class: 
Massive/Crystalline
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
4.5 × 3.5 × 2 cm
Description

A nice colourful specimen from a famous historical mining area of Scotland.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Chrysocolla

Formula: 
Cu2-xAlx(H2-xSi2O5)(OH)4·nH2O (x < 1)
Strunz: 
9.ED.20
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
2.5 - 3.5
Item Toolbox