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PARKINSONITE IN MENDPITE
ex. Tony House Collection
Parkinsonite is a very rare mineral from Merehead Quarry, Somerset, England. This is a rich example of the Lead, Molybdenum Oxychloride from the type locality. The Parkinsonite forms deep red micro masses and bands on cleavage planes in whitish Mendipite. The Mendipite is also associated with some Cerussite. A fine rare Parkinsonite from Merehead Quarry collected by Tony House in the 1970s.
Size: 3.2 x 2.5 x 1.9 cm (Miniature)
Owner: Crystal Classics
Other mineral specimens near Merehead Quarry, Cranmore, Somerset, England, Europe:
£75 / $113 / €87
QUARTZ on GOETHITE
£125 / $189 / €145
£300 / $453 / €348