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Fluorite & Baryte

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Fluorite & Baryte

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Description
Locality: 
Obernberg am Brenner, Tyrol, Austria
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.5 × 4 × 2 cm
Description

There is some violet Fluorite (up to 10 mm on edges) of first generation developed cubic. The second generation is a combination of cube and rhombendodekaeder (crystals up to 6 mm) . Some tiny barite are also present. This combination is rare. The locality is defunct. Hard to obtain!

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
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