Scorodite, Goethite, Quartz
Hemerdon Mine (Hemerdon Bal Mine; Hemerdon Ball Mine), Plympton, Tavistock District, Devon, England, UK
Miniature, 4.4 x 4.1 x 3.3 cm
A CLASSIC, OLD-TIME and excellent specimen of sparkly, teal-colored scorodite crystals richly lining a T-shaped vug in quartz matrix with a couple sprays of goethite blades. This fine old piece hails from the well-known and abandoned Hemerdon Bal open-cast mine of Devon, England and is the source of probably Europe"s finest scorodite in modern times. 4.4 x 4.1 x 3.3 cm