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Pyromorphite on Quartz from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania

 
Pyromorphite on Quartz from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Pyromorphite on Quartz from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Pyromorphite on Quartz from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania

DESCRIPTION:No. 28261
Mineral:Pyromorphite on Quartz
Locality:Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania
Description:Green crystals of pyromorphite up to 8 mm long in a 25 mm grouping perched on crystalline quartz matrix with old pen-and-ink label. The pyromorphite crystals are hexagonal and quite lustrous, though some terminations are incomplete. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970)
Overall Size:5.5x4.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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