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Calcite & Siderite

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Calcite & Siderite

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Description
Locality: 
Himmelsfürst Mine, Brand-Erbisdorf, Mittelsachsen, Saxony, Germany
Class: 
Massive/Crystalline
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
13 × 12 × 4 cm
Weight: 
1 055.00gr
Description

A beautiful sample of the so called "Edle Braunspatformation" with quartz on the selvages and alternately layered white calcite and dark brown siderite. In a pocket occurre scalenohedrons of calcite with limonite coating.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Calcite

Polymorph of: 
Formula: 
CaCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
3.0
Streak: 
White

Siderite

Formula: 
FeCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.5
Streak: 
White

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