Mineral Specimen #5316 Prehnite Pseudomorphs
Boyleston Quarry, Barrhead, Strathclyde, Scotland
13.6 x 8.6 x 8.5 cm
Ex. H. R. McBroom, Acquired 1978
A large Prehnite specimen of light green color which has formed around flat, elongated, now dissolved crystals of an unidentified material the appearance of which suggests Anhydrite. The surfaces of the Prehnite are rather dull as is the color.
Flaws: There are damaged areas along the edge of one of the pseudomoprhs and few small bruised areas elsewhere.
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Europe | Phyllosilicates | Pseudomorphs | Minerals Priced Between 100 and 199 Dollars