Dragon Minerals - Update August 18, 2019

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Brochantite and Quartz
Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, Socorro County, New Mexico
Small cabinet - 7.9 x 5.0 x 4.2 cm (3.1 x 2.0 x 1.7 inches)
118 grams (0.26 pounds)
ex Keith Williamson collection
Specimen status: Sold

A crystalline quartz matrix is partially covered with a carpet of deep green, acicular brochantite crystals. Individual crystals reach about 5 mm. Sits well for display without needing external support. On the display face the brochantite crystals are not matted down, and the quartz terminations are in good shape. Ex Keith Williamson collection.

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