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Pyromorphite & Sphärosiderite

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RBR36339

Pyromorphite & Sphärosiderite

With Antique Label

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Description
Locality: 
Bad Ems, Rhein-Lahn, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.5 × 5.5 × 2 cm
Largest Crystal: 
0.90cm
Description

A nice specimen of pyromorphite on spherosiderite from a classic location.

The pyro's are undamaged and quite sharp. Also you'll get the old label!

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Pyromorphite

Formula: 
Pb5(PO4)3Cl
Strunz: 
8.BN.05
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Zschopau, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany

Sphärosiderite

Variety Of: 

Siderite

Formula: 
FeCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.05
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.5
Hardness: 
0.0
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