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Cerussite

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Cerussite

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Locality: 
Comet Maestries Mine, Dundas, Tasmania, Australia
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
4.8 × 3.5 × 2.3 cm
Description

A fine oldtime straw cerussite cluster from the Comet Maestries Mine in the Dundas Mining District.. The term straw cerussite is derived from the term Jackstraw cerussite.

This particular group has good clean white crystals with only a few shards of the limonitic matrix still evident.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Cerussite

Formula: 
PbCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.15
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Vicenza Province, Veneto, Italy
Earthstones Australia

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