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Goethite Psm Pyrite

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Goethite Psm Pyrite

Floater
Classic Locality

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Description
Locality: 
Bösingfeld, Extertal, Lower Saxony, Germany
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.4 × 3.3 × 2.4 cm
Weight: 
65.00gr
Description

A very nice specimen of geothite psm after pyrite. The floater is built up by few crystal faces. Some looks like wood surface.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Goethite

Formula: 
α-Fe3+O(OH)
Strunz: 
4.00.
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
5.0 - 5.5
Type Locality: 
Hollertszug Mine (Hollerter Zug Mine), Dermbach, Herdorf, Siegerland, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany

Pyrite

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