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Chalcopyrite On Dolomite

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Chalcopyrite On Dolomite

With Antique Label

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Description
Locality: 
Eupel Mine, Niederhövels, Siegerland, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
7.2 × 3.3 × 1.4 cm
Description

A classic specimen with chalcopyrite on dolomite. Label is dated to 1972. 

 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Chalcopyrite

Formula: 
CuFeS2
Strunz: 
2.CB.10a
Crystal System: 
Tetragonal
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0

Dolomite

Formula: 
CaMg(CO3)2
Strunz: 
5.AB.10
Crystal System: 
Trigonal - Rhombohedral
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Streak: 
White
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