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Getchellite & Orpiment

Ex Dr H J Wilke (Germany)

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Description
Locality: 
Zareh Shuran Mine, Takab, West Azerbaijan Province, Iran
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
4 × 2.7 × 4.5 cm
Description

Nice example with partly crystallised deep cherry red getchellite accompanied by golden yellow orpiment on dark grey matrix.

Rare material!

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Getchellite

Formula: 
AsSbS3
Strunz: 
2.FA.35
Hardness: 
1.5 - 2.0
Type Locality: 
Getchell Mine (North Pit; Center pit; South pit), Adam Peak, Potosi District, Osgood Mts, Humboldt Co., Nevada, USA

Orpiment

Formula: 
As2S3
Strunz: 
2.FA.30
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
1.5 - 2.0

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Thank you for your interest in my offers! Payment is possible via Paypal, bank transfer or cash if you pick up the item(s) personally. Bank data will be provided after settling the auction/transaction(s) if needed.

In case you are not happy with a specimen, you may send it back within 4 weeks. After receipt, i will refund the price minus shipping costs. Please inform me before sending an item back. If you have any questions (or maybe complaints) please feel free to contact me.

Best regards Roger

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