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PARKINSONITE in MENDIPITE
ex. Tony House Collection
Parkinsonite is a very rare mineral found only in Somerset, England. This is a fine example of the Lead, Molybdenum Oxychloride from one of two known (co-type) locations. The Parkinsonite forms several deep red micro masses within whitish Mendipite. The lustrous Mendipite forms elongated anhedral crystals, also associated with Crednerite and Cerussite. A fine rich rare Parkinsonite specimen from Merehead Quarry collected by Tony House in the 1970s.
Size: 4.4 x 3.8 x 2.6 cm (Small Cabinet)
Owner: Crystal Classics
Other mineral specimens near Merehead Quarry, Cranmore, Somerset, England, Europe:
£300 / $453 / €348
QUARTZ on GOETHITE
£125 / $189 / €145
CREDNERITE with MALACHITE
£225 / $340 / €261