Mineral Specimen #6683 Cerussite variety: Jackstraw
Tynagh Mine, Killimor, County Galway, Ireland
7.7 x 5.9 x 4.8 cm
3 x 2.3 x 1.9 in
A jumbled mass of Cerussite crystals orientated every which way. The color ranges from white to tan to light orange (the orange\ likely due to iron staining). Some of the crystals have a high, glossy luster but most are dull.
Flaws: Most of the crystals are either not terminated or the termintations and not well defined.
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Europe | Carbonates | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars