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Mimetite from Dry Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England

 
Mimetite from Dry Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England

Mimetite from Dry Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 16068
Mineral:Mimetite
Locality:Dry Gill, Caldbeck Fells, Cumberland, England
Description:Good, old-time specimen of orange-brown, rounded crystal aggregates of mimetite crystals on matrix. In the center of the specimen areas of the mimetite have an overgrowth of microcrystalline yellow mineral (pyromorphite? second-generation of mimetite?).
Overall Size:5x4x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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