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Rhodochrosite

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Rhodochrosite

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Locality: 
Einigkeit Mine, Brand-Erbisdorf, Freiberg District, Saxony, Germany
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
7.5 × 6.5 × 3 cm
Description

Part of a vein filling from the Erzgebirge, labeled as "Edle Bleiformation". The specimen represents the "Edle Braunspat-Formation" which is a well known paragenesis in the mines of the Freiberg ore district. Old time specimen > 100 years. The rhodochrosite is accompanied by sulfides.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Rhodochrosite

Formula: 
MnCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbánya), Cavnic (Kapnic; Kapnik), Maramureș Co., Romania

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Best regards Roger

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