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Pyromorphite & Limonite On Quartz

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Pyromorphite & Limonite On Quartz

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Description
Locality: 
Wasserfall Quarry, Velbert, Niederberg, North Rhine - Westphalia, Germany
Class: 
Combination
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
11 × 9.1 × 3.5 cm
Weight: 
350.00gr
Description

Pretty decent specimen with lots of dark green pyromorphite crystals with minor brown limonite crusts on quartz.

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

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
7.0
Streak: 
White
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