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Mineral Specimen No. 70751:
Pyromorphite on Quartz from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania.

This mineral specimen of Pyromorphite on Quartz from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 70751:

Minerals Species: Pyromorphite on Quartz.
Location of mineral deposit: Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania.
Description: Small lustrous transparent green pyromorphite crystals on the face of limonite-stained quartz. Under magnification the pyromorphite crystals can be seen to be stubby hexagonal prisms with flat basal pinacoid terminations. The crystals grew in a constricted cavity preventing complete crystal development. Most visible crystals are complete and undamaged. Collected ca. 1960.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 2.5x1.8x0.8 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 0.1-0.8 mm
Price: $18 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Pyromorphite on Quartz from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Mineral Specimens: Pyromorphite on Quartz from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania

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