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Cinnabar Var Stahlerz

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Cinnabar Var Stahlerz

Ex Dr. Krantz, Bonn, Germany
With Antique Label

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Description
Locality: 
Tržič, Upper Carniola Region, Slovenia
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
3.5 × 6 × 5.5 cm
Description

A massive specimen of cinnabar ore from the classic location Trzic (Neumärktel) in Slovenia. It was named 'Stahlerz' resp. steel ore due to the uncommon steel-like luster caused by Bitumen (Information found in an old mineralogy book of the 60s). Comes with nice hand-written label dated aug 17, 1884!
Weight: 165 grams

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Cinnabar

Formula: 
HgS
Strunz: 
2.CD.15a
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
2.0 - 2.5

Stahlerz

Variety Of: 

Cinnabar

Formula: 
HgS
Strunz: 
2.CD.15a
Hardness: 
2.0 - 2.5

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