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Rashleigite (ferric Turquoise) from Cornwall

Gunheath Pit, St. Austell, Cornwall, Great Britain


Botryoidal bluish-green crusts on kaolinized Lithionite granite. A classic Turquoise variety from Cornwall! EDX/XRD-analyzed sample (with Al5.8Fe0.23+). Recovered in June 1987 from the vuggy zone in the Bunny Vein of Gunheath China Clay Pit (cf. LAPIS 12/1989). Ex Stefan Weiß collection

Rashleigite (ferric Turquoise) from Cornwall

SKU: SW-89
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  • Size

    4 x 2.8 x 1.1 cm

  • Locality

    Gunheath Pit, St. Austell, Cornwall, UK

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