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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
Light green transparent cubes of fluorite (with beveled and plain sharp edges) to 3 cm sit on a matrix of molten skeletal galena crystals, on a matrix of galena, sphalerite and chalcopyrite, which also occurs as inclusions within the fluorite. Fabulous specimen.
Location: 2nd Sovietskiy Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Krai, Russia
Dimensions: 9 x 7.6 x 4.8cm
Size: Small Cabinet
Brownish tan sharp hexagonal crystals (some doubly terminated) of pyromorphite growing in a columnar formation and displaying excellent luster. One of the oldest and most important localities for the mineral.
Location: Braubach, Bad Ems, Rheinland-Platz, germany
Dimensions: 3 x 1.7 x 1.5cm