AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from England > Gypsum var. Selenite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Gypsum var. Selenite from Shotover Hill, Headington, Oxfordshire, England

 
Gypsum var. Selenite from Shotover Hill, Headington, Oxfordshire, England

Gypsum var. Selenite from Shotover Hill, Headington, Oxfordshire, England

Gypsum var. Selenite from Shotover Hill, Headington, Oxfordshire, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 58394
Mineral:Gypsum var. Selenite
Locality:Shotover Hill, Headington, Oxfordshire, England
Description:Cluster of several intersecting transparent pale-gray doubly-terminated selenite crystals, the colorless transparent variety of the mineral species gypsum, said to be the best of the find in the Ferguson collection, though no Ferguson label exists. Ex. W. Keller #6239; ex. Arkenstone; ex. Sir Robert Ferguson (1769-1840) #364 (no label)
Overall Size:7x5x3 cm
Crystals:10-70 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from UK, Iceland, Greenland > Barite & other Sulfate Minerals

 

  Buy Gypsum var. Selenite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Barite & other Sulfate Minerals

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;