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Native Platinum With Native Gold

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Native Platinum With Native Gold

Ex Lehnen collection, Möchgengladbach, Germany
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Description
Locality: 
Konder Massif, Aldan Shield, Khabarovsk Krai, Russian Federation
Class: 
Single Crystal
Size Range: 
Micromount (under 1cm)
Size: 
0.3 × 0.4 × 0.3 cm
Largest Crystal: 
0.40cm
Weight: 
0.35gr
Description

A group of interpenetrating, well-defined cubic platinum crystals with rounded edges. Note the thin gold dustings on some of the surfaces, best seen on pics 4 & 6. Fairly good size of 4 mm overall.

Konder is world famous for its platinum crystals. All the russian Pt-metals on the markets are from older finds and increasingly hard to get.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Platinum

Formula: 
Pt
Strunz: 
1.AF.10
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
4.0 - 4.5
Type Locality: 
Pinto River, San Juan Basin, Mun. de Novita, Chocó Department, Colombia

Gold

Formula: 
Au
Strunz: 
1.AA.05
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
2.5 - 3.0

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