Mineral Specimen #4915 Linarite , Fluorite, Quartz, Brochantite, Galena
Sunshine # 3 1/2 Adit, Blanchard Mine, Bingham, Hansonburg Dist., Socorro Co., New Mexico
Collected by J. Medici
Bright blue Linarite crystals have grown on the surface of cubic Fluorite crystals and to a lesser extent on Quartz crystals and the Quartz matrix. The Linarite has a good, glossy luster. Also present are very small green Brochantite crystals. There are two small Galena crystals on the bottom of the specimen and an unidentified crust of white micro crystals on the surface of the Fluorite and Quartz crystals. Collected by renowned field collector John Medici and his son Jay.
Flaws: Nothing Appreciable
7.2 x 4.5 x 3.4 cm
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From the United States | Halides | Fluorite | Quartz | Sulfates | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars