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PIGOTITE
PIGOTITE
 
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Treen, St. Leven, West Penwith, Cornwall.

A granite matrix with one side covered in a thin layer of brown pigotite.

This rare aluminium hydrate is from the type locality near Porth Curnow, Treen. It was first discovered by James Johnston in 1837 and named after the local Reverend George Pigott.

A full description of this mineral can be found in the new special edition of Lapis magazine on Cornish minerals.

Size 9 x 6 x 2 cm



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