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Minium

Ex Dr. Krantz, Bonn, Germany
With Antique Label

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Description
Locality: 
San Giovanni Mine, Punta della Torre, Iglesias, Carbonia-Iglesias Province, Sardinia, Italy
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
2.5 × 4 × 3 cm
Weight: 
63.00gr
Description

Bright red, typically earthy minium is covering some parts of the surface.

A classic and rare specimen from San Giovanni mine, Iglesias, Sardinia, Italy. It seems to be more or less massive galena inside.

Comes with beautiful antique label dated around 1900 or even earlier.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Minium

Formula: 
Pb3O4
Strunz: 
4.BD.05
Crystal System: 
Tetragonal
Hardness: 
2.5

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