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Amethyst On Baryte

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Amethyst On Baryte

ex collection Holger Engelmohr
Classic Locality

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Description
Locality: 
Charlotte Magdalena Mine, Bad Lauterberg, Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
Class: 
Combination
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
9.2 × 6.4 × 4.3 cm
Weight: 
393.00gr
Description

Very interesting specimen with so-called 'lilac quartz' crystals sandwiched between white, bladed baryte.

Rare and unique.

With original label.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Amethyst

Variety Of: 

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Hardness: 
7.0
Formula: 
SiO2
Hardness: 
0.0
Colour: 
Purple

Baryte

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