1.9" Pyromorphite Crystals on Quartz - China

 
This is a beautiful cluster of apple green Pyromorphite crystals on a quartz encrusted matrix, from the Daoping Mine in the Guangxi Zhaung Autonomous Region of China.

Pyromorphite is a mineral species composed of lead chlorophosphate: Pb5(PO4)3Cl, sometimes occurring in sufficient abundance to be mined as an ore of lead. It forms small, hexagonal crystals ranging from dark green to yellow, to orange.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Pyromorphite
LOCATION
Daoping Mine, Guangxi Zhaung A.R., China
SIZE
1.9 x 1.5"
ITEM
#63701