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Olivenite

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Olivenite

Classic Locality

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Description
Locality: 
St Day, Cornwall, United Kingdom
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3 × 2.2 × 2 cm
Weight: 
35.00gr
Description

Classic Cornish olivenite specimen with old Krantz label. Sorry - the photos didn't tur out so good.

The specimen is much better in nature.

Mounted on a nice acrylic base with chamferred edges. Weight including base.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Olivenite

Formula: 
Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Strunz: 
8.BB.30
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
3.0
Type Locality: 
Carharrack Mine, St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), Gwennap, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
Not Sold