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Fluorite Baryte & Aragonite

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RBR51965

Fluorite Baryte & Aragonite

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Description
Locality: 
El Tule Mine, Melchor Muzquiz, Coahuila, Mexico
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.5 × 4 × 2 cm
Largest Crystal: 
1.60cm
Description

A combination specimen with a main crystal that consists of 3 phantoms.  At the contact areas are some small aragonite crystal.

 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Fluorite

Formula: 
CaF2
Strunz: 
3.AB.25
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
4.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Jáchymov (St Joachimsthal), Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal), Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic

Baryte

Formula: 
BaSO4
Strunz: 
7.AD.35
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Streak: 
White

Aragonite

Polymorph of: 
Formula: 
CaCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.15
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Type Locality: 
Gallo river, Molina de Aragón, Guadalajara, Castile-La Mancha, Spain
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