CUPRIAN ADAMITE AND MIMETITE – BLOCK 14 BROKEN HILL

$105.00

For sale is a cuprian adamite with mimetite from Block 14 Broken Hill. The adamite crystals range in color from a pale green to a saturated deep green, the mimetite is white, a pretty unusual color for mimetite, but the I D has been done. As with many Broken Hill specimens there is possibly a couple of other minerals present, but more study is needed. Thou both arsenates, this is not a common combo. Adamite  itself was never abundant on the Broken Hill lode,

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For sale is a cuprian adamite with mimetite from Block 14 Broken Hill. The adamite crystals range in color from a pale green to a saturated deep green, the mimetite is white, a pretty unusual color for mimetite, but the I D has been done. As with many Broken Hill specimens there is possibly a couple of other minerals present, but more study is needed. Thou both arsenates, this is not a common combo. Adamite  itself was never abundant on the Broken Hill lode, and there was only a small amount of these recovered. Featuring small but well formed crystals. More info on this find can be found on page 92, Minberals of Broken Hill, 1999 edition. Please remember our prices are in Australian dollars.

BLOCK 14, BROKEN HILL. N.S.W.

60 x 42 x 24mm.