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Rockbridgeite On Limonite

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Rockbridgeite On Limonite

ex collection Holger Engelmohr15
Classic Locality

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Description
Locality: 
Leonie I Mine, Auerbach, Upper Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
15 × 8.4 × 3.4 cm
Weight: 
539.00gr
Description

Very rich, big specimen full of glossy black rockbridgeite crystals on dark brown limonite matrix.

From one of the lesser known classic German localities.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Rockbridgeite

Formula: 
Fe2+Fe3+4(PO4)3(OH)5
Strunz: 
8.BC.10
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.5
Type Locality: 
Midvale Mine, South Mountain, Midvale, Rockbridge Co., Virginia, USA
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