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LOT 6155

Estimate
GBP (£) 40 - 60
EUR (€) 47 - 70
USD ($) 53 - 80

Sold for (Inc. bp): £6

Natural History - Cornish Mineral Specimen Collection

A group of twelve mineral specimens from Cornwall, UK, comprising: two quartz crystal clusters from Wheal Charlotte, Porthtowan; Chenevixite from Ting-Tang Mine, Gwennap; pyrite on quartz from Wheal Wrey, St Ive; Cassiterite from Drakewalls Mine, Drakewalls, Calstock; Cassiterite from Cligga Mine, Perranporth; chalcedony from Royal Restormel Mine, Lostwithiel; quartz from Wheal Hurtstock, Bodmin; goethite from Royal Restormel Mine, Lostwithiel; cerrusite from Pentire Glaze, Polzeath; quartz from Wheal Trehane, Menheniot, Liskeard; quartz from Herodsfoot; each with an identification label with a find location. 900 grams total, 35-81mm (1 1/2 - 3 1/4"). Fine condition. [12, No Reserve]

Provenance
De-acquisitioned from a private Cornwall, UK, collection; from Cornwall, UK.