Moving mountains for you
Switch currency

Current Live Auctions

Current Live Fixed Price Sales

Wulfenite

Views:
Watches:
SIL727830

Wulfenite

Classic Locality

Description Tabs

Description
Locality: 
Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
4 × 3 × 1 cm
Description

Two generations of Wulfenite that make up their own sandwich. The dark brown centres are flanked by a later growth of canary-yellow tabular crystals of Wulfenite. 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Wulfenite

Formula: 
Pb(MoO4)
Strunz: 
7.GA.05
Crystal System: 
Tetragonal
Hardness: 
2.5 - 3.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Bad Bleiberg, Bleiberg District, Gailtaler Alpen & Karnische Alpen, Carinthia, Austria
Item Toolbox