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Well formed orange to dark olive/tan lustrous crystals of the campylite variety of mimetite on matrix. Old label says Red Gill, but I believe it is probably from the Dry Gill Mine.
Location: Dry Gill Mine, Caldbeck Fells, Cumbria, England
Dimensions: 9 x 6 x 5cm
Size: Small Cabinet
Very sharp and lustrous greenish crystals of sphalerite sitting on a matrix of drusy white quartz. Selmecbanya is the old Hungarian name for this locality.
Location: Banska Stiavnica (Selmecbanya), Banska Bystirica Region, Slovakia
Dimensions: 12 x 8 x 4cm
Size: Cabinet & Larger
Very sharp and lustrous, bright green barrel shaped crystals of pyromorphite on matrix. From the find find of the early 2000’s, which produced the best pyromorphites to come out of Spain.
Location: MIna San Andres, Villaviciosa, Cordoba, Spain
Dimensions: 3 x 2.1 x 1.5cm