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Rutile On Hematite

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Rutile On Hematite

ex collection K.S. Mineralien-Niederlage zu Freiberg.
With Antique Label

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Description
Locality: 
Cavradi Gorge, Curnera Valley, Tujetsch, Surselva Region, Grisons, Switzerland
Class: 
Mixed Specimens
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
4 × 3.6 × 1 cm
Weight: 
7.10gr
Description

Four pices of hematite beset with little red rutile crystals.

Comes with an antique Freiberg label, handwritten by Wilhelm Maucher, faktor from 1904-1909.

Weight for all pieces together, sizes are for the original open box.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Rutile

Formula: 
TiO2
Strunz: 
4.DB.05
Crystal System: 
Tetragonal - Ditetragonal Dipyramidal
Hardness: 
6.0 - 6.5
Type Locality: 
Rutile locality, Horcajuelo de la Sierra, Madrid, Spain

Hematite

Formula: 
Fe2O3
Strunz: 
4.CB.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
5.0 - 6.0

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