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Rhodochrosite With Calcite & Boulangerite

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Rhodochrosite With Calcite & Boulangerite

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Description
Locality: 
Trepča, Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
9 × 6 × 4.5 cm
Description

Large and glittering specimen of flesh colored rhodochrosite on matrix!The aggregate of micro crystals are placed on matrix of boulangerite and cover it almost completely!A column of calcite crystals runs thew specimen and adds to the aesthetics!No visual damage!

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Rhodochrosite

Formula: 
MnCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbánya), Cavnic (Kapnic; Kapnik), Maramureș Co., Romania

Calcite

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

Boulangerite

Formula: 
Pb5Sb4S11
Strunz: 
2.HC.15
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
2.5 - 3.0
Colour: 
Lead grey
Streak: 
Brownish
Type Locality: 
Molières, Gard, Languedoc-Roussillon, France
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