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Mineral Specimen No. 73350:
Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill Mine, 9th Level, Jersey Vein, Coeur d'Alene District, Shoshone County, Idaho.

This mineral specimen of Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill Mine, 9th Level, Jersey Vein, Coeur d'Alene District, Shoshone County, Idaho is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 73350:

Minerals Species: Pyromorphite.
Location of mineral deposit: Bunker Hill Mine, 9th Level, Jersey Vein, Coeur d'Alene District, Shoshone County, Idaho.
Description: Double-sided cluster of lustrous translucent yellow-green prismatic hexagonal pyromorphite crystals, with flat basal pinacoid terminations, overgrown on an earlier generation of orange pyromorphite crystals with smaller green crystals on the rear. This mine is famous for the orange pyromorphite caused by arsenic impurities (pyromorphite is normally green). Complete and undamaged except the contact where it was formerly attached to surrounding matrix. Ex. Bob Hopper Sr. (1939-2011) personal collection (mine owner).
Overall size of mineral specimen: 6.5x5.5x3 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 1 mm
Price: $400 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill Mine, 9th Level, Jersey Vein, Coeur d'Alene District, Shoshone County, Idaho

Mineral Specimens: Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill Mine, 9th Level, Jersey Vein, Coeur d'Alene District, Shoshone County, Idaho

Mineral Specimens: Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill Mine, 9th Level, Jersey Vein, Coeur d'Alene District, Shoshone County, Idaho

Mineral Specimens: Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill Mine, 9th Level, Jersey Vein, Coeur d'Alene District, Shoshone County, Idaho

Mineral Specimens: Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill Mine, 9th Level, Jersey Vein, Coeur d'Alene District, Shoshone County, Idaho

Mineral Specimens: Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill Mine, 9th Level, Jersey Vein, Coeur d'Alene District, Shoshone County, Idaho

Mineral Specimens: Pyromorphite from Bunker Hill Mine, 9th Level, Jersey Vein, Coeur d'Alene District, Shoshone County, Idaho

Cabinet-sized Specimen

     


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