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Rhodochrosite With Galena & Pyrite

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Rhodochrosite With Galena & Pyrite

Ex Dr. Krantz, Bonn, Germany
With Antique Label

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Description
Locality: 
Alicante, Leadville District, Colorado, United States of America
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5 × 4 × 4 cm
Description

Galena and pyrite crystals in massive rhodocrosite. "Manganspat" is the old german name for rhodocrosite. Weight: 160 grams

(Alicante is a place in Leadville District, not a County)

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

Galena

Formula: 
PbS
Strunz: 
2.CD.10
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
2.5
Colour: 
Lead-grey
Streak: 
Lead-grey

Pyrite

Formula: 
FeS2
Strunz: 
2.EB.05a
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
6.0 - 6.5

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