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Pyromorphite with Pyrophyllite from Allah Cooper (Valcooper) Mine, Contrary Creek District, near Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia

 
Pyromorphite with Pyrophyllite from Allah Cooper (Valcooper) Mine, Contrary Creek District, near Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia

Pyromorphite with Pyrophyllite from Allah Cooper (Valcooper) Mine, Contrary Creek District, near Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia

Pyromorphite with Pyrophyllite from Allah Cooper (Valcooper) Mine, Contrary Creek District, near Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 40945
Mineral:Pyromorphite with Pyrophyllite
Locality:Allah Cooper (Valcooper) Mine, Contrary Creek District, near Mineral, Louisa County, Virginia
Description:Rich specimen of green pyromorphite crystals lining many cavities in vuggy limonite matrix with colorless pyrophyllite crystals to 1 mm. The pyromorphite crystals are hexagonal, barrel-shaped prisms. One of the best I have had from this new find. Refer to: Virginia Minerals, vol. 50 #2, May 2007
Overall Size:6.5x4.5x3 cm
Crystals:0.2-1.2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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