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Erythrite

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Erythrite

With Antique Label

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Description
Locality: 
Richelsdorf Smelter, Süß, Nentershausen, Hersfeld-Rotenburg, Hesse, Germany
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
6.8 × 6 × 3.5 cm
Description

Pink erythrite microcrystals all over the surface of this nice specimen.

With fantastic old label.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Erythrite

Formula: 
Co3(AsO4)2·8H2O
Strunz: 
8.CE.40
Hardness: 
1.5 - 2.5
Type Locality: 
Daniel Mine (St. Daniel Mine), Neustädtel, Schneeberg District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany