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Pseudomalachite Var Thrombolite


Pseudomalachite Var Thrombolite

Ex Dr. Krantz, Bonn, Germany
With Antique Label

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(Bohemia), Czech Republic
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
5 × 11 × 6 cm

A colorful piece of rough copper ore. Comes with very old label dated 1873. "Thrombolith" is an emerald-green mixture, primarily pseudomalachite. "Kupferpecherz" is a german synonym for a mixture of Azurite, Cuprite, Limonite, Malachite, Siderogel, Tenorite. Literally means "copper pitch ore". Weight: 360 grams

Mineral Data
What's on the rock


Crystal System: 
4.0 - 4.5
Type Locality: 
Virneberg Mine (St Josephsberg Mine), Rheinbreitbach, Linz am Rhein, Westerwald, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

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