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Strontianite

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Strontianite

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Description
Locality: 
Oberdorf an der Laming, Laming Valley, Bruck-Mürzzuschlag District, Styria, Austria
Class: 
Single Crystal
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.4 × 3.4 × 2.3 cm
Description

Large and lustrous cluster of starontianite from Austria. The hundrets of faces visible exhibit a smooth orange colour. Strontianite from Oberndorf are among the world best of this species and this is highly sought after material from Austria.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Strontianite

Formula: 
SrCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.15
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
3.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Strontian, North West Highlands (Argyllshire), Scotland, UK