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Goethite

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Goethite

With Antique Label

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Description
Locality: 
Grüne Tanne Mine, Bösenbrunn, Saxony, Germany
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
8.2 × 5.5 × 4 cm
Description

Beautiful iridescent goethite specimen from a very old collection with beautiful old label.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Goethite

Formula: 
α-Fe3+O(OH)
Strunz: 
4.00.
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
5.0 - 5.5
Type Locality: 
Hollertszug Mine (Hollerter Zug Mine), Dermbach, Herdorf, Siegerland, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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