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Quartz With Goethite Inclusions

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Quartz With Goethite Inclusions

Pseudomorph

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Description
Locality: 
Hohenlimburg Quarry, Oege, Hagen, Arnsberg, North Rhine - Westphalia, Germany
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
2.3 × 3.1 × 1.2 cm
Description

Water clear Quartz Crystals with Yellow Geothite  phantom  inclusions with Calcite crystals on  matrix.
Rare and unique occurance of inclusions which are Pseudomorphs of Goethite after Fungus Mycelia are visible in some crystals with a loupe
 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
7.0
Streak: 
White

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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