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Litharge Psm Cerussite Massicot & Zincite

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Litharge Psm Cerussite Massicot & Zincite

ex collection Helmuth Hatton
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Description
Locality: 
An der Seilbahn Slag Locality, Sauerland, North Rhine - Westphalia, Germany
Class: 
Combination
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.1 × 1.7 × 1.1 cm
Description

Red litharge replacing platy cerussite crystals, orange massicot and green zincite (fluorescent!).

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Litharge

Formula: 
PbO
Strunz: 
4.AC.20
Hardness: 
2.0
Colour: 
Red
Type Locality: 
Unnamed Pb occurrence, Cucamonga Peak area, Cucamonga Wilderness, San Bernardino Co., California, USA

Cerussite

Formula: 
PbCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.15
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Vicenza Province, Veneto, Italy

Massicot

Formula: 
PbO
Strunz: 
4.AC.25
Hardness: 
2.0
Streak: 
Yellow
Type Locality: 
Binsfeldhammer lead smelter slag locality, Stolberg, Aachen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Zincite

Formula: 
(Zn,Mn2+,Fe2+)O
Strunz: 
4.AB.20
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
4.0
Type Locality: 
Sterling Mine, Sterling Hill, Ogdensburg, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA

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