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Native Tellurium

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Native Tellurium

Rare Mineral

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Description
Locality: 
Emperor Mine, Viti Levu, Fiji
Size Range: 
Micromount (under 1cm)
Size: 
0.6 × 0.5 × 0.2 cm
Description

Another beautiful micromount from the very famous locality on Fiji.

It shows perfect silverywhite native tellurium crystals sitting on a sylvanite crystal.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Tellurium

Formula: 
Te
Strunz: 
1.CC.10
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
2.0 - 2.5
Colour: 
Tin-white
Streak: 
Grey
Type Locality: 
Mariahilf Mine, Faţa Băii (Facebánya; Facebay; Fatiabaja), Zlatna (Zalatna; Zalathna), Alba Co., Romania
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