The tankards are on the side-table still, but the bossed silver is undimmed by handling, and there are no dregs to send forth unpleasant suggestions: the only prevailing scent is of the lavender and rose-leaves that fill the vases of Derbyshire spar
The semi-precious mineral Derbyshire Spar
is better known as what?
Slightly disappointed, and perhaps having entered with guidebook expectations, Maria thought the cavern "very curious, but I did not see Derbyshire Spar
shining on its sides & roof as I expected.