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Mimetite

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Description
Locality: 
Filón Sur, Tharsis, Huelva, Andalusia, Spain
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.6 × 2.7 × 1.2 cm
Weight: 
15.00gr
Description

Spectacular and very aesthetic specimen of mimetite on goethite matrix from this world famous Spanish site, surely this specimen will delight any lover of the micros.

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Mimetite

Formula: 
Pb5(AsO4)3Cl
Strunz: 
8.BN.05
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Treue Freundschaft Mine, Johanngeorgenstadt, Johanngeorgenstadt District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
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