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Mottramite (type locality), Mottram Mine, Cheshire

Mottramite (type locality), Mottram Mine, Cheshire

Artikelnummer: #RSA09

Mottramite (type Locality)

Grangers Shaft

Mottram Mine

Mottram St. Andrews

Cheshire, England

94 x68 x27mm


Recovered by Richard Barstow, the renowned British collector, in the 1970's. The specimen comprises  a plate of matrix with the display face completely covered by black mammalated / botryoidal Mottramite.

Not the prettiest of specimens, but extremely interesting for a type locality species and the collecting provenance. Could do with further cleaning.


From the Ralph Sutcliffe collection, with label.

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