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Baryte With Realgar Inclusions

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Baryte With Realgar Inclusions

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Description
Locality: 
Cavnic Mine, Maramureș County, Romania
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.8 × 3.5 × 2 cm
Description

A very hard to obtain specimen is this one!

Realgar included Baryte from Cavnic, Romania. This specimen differs from most  that come from this area. The Realgars dispersion is zoned within the Baryte rather being more evenly distributed throughout.

Pristine specimen.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Realgar

Formula: 
As4S4
Strunz: 
2.FA.15a
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
1.5 - 2.0

Baryte

Formula: 
BaSO4
Strunz: 
7.AD.35
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Streak: 
White
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