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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 50527
Mineral:Pyromorphite with Quartz
Locality:Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania
Description:Lustrous hexagonal translucent green pyromorphite crystals to 1 mm with quartz crystals to 2 mm on massive milky quartz. For more info on the locality see: The Phoenixville Lead-Silver Mines Chester County, Pa. in Mineralogical Record v.20 #5. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection; personally collected in 1939
Overall Size:4.5x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:0.2-2.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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