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Vésigniéite & Pyromorphite

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Vésigniéite & Pyromorphite

ex collection Thomas Meyer
Classic Locality

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Description
Locality: 
Bad Lauterberg, Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.9 × 2 × 1.5 cm
Weight: 
12.00gr
Description

Very rare from Bad Lauterberg: yellow-green pyromorphite with dark green botryoidal vesigneite in a vug. Analysed.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Vésigniéite

Formula: 
BaCu3(VO4)2(OH)2
Strunz: 
8.BH.45
Hardness: 
3.0 - 4.0
Streak: 
Greenish
Type Locality: 
Glücksstern Mine, Gottlob Hill, Friedrichroda, Thuringian Forest, Thuringia, Germany

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