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Witherite & Luzonite

Ex Allan Dean Collection (Wales)

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Description
Locality: 
Dolyhir Quarry, Wethel, Powys, Wales, United Kingdom
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
6 × 4.5 × 4.5 cm
Description

White and grey massive crystalline witherite with surfaces showing intergrown lenticular crystals and embedded in these are a number of tiny black crystals of luzonite, some showing very slight alteration.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Witherite

Formula: 
BaCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.15
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Brownley Hill Mine (Bloomsberry Horse Level), Nenthead, Alston Moor District, North Pennines, North and Western Region (Cumberland), Cumbria, England, UK

Luzonite

Formula: 
Cu3AsS4
Strunz: 
2.KA.10
Crystal System: 
Tetragonal
Hardness: 
3.5
Streak: 
Black.
Type Locality: 
Lepanto Mine, Mancayan mineral district (Mankayan), Benguet Province, Cordillera Administrative Region, Luzon, Philippines

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