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Mimetite & Wulfenite

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Mimetite & Wulfenite

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Description
Locality: 
San Luis Mine, Guazapares, Chihuahua, Mexico
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.2 × 4 × 4.3 cm
Description

A very good specimen with well developed speroidal mimetite of intense olive green colour. The mimeteite is associated with tabular, pale egg-yolk yellow wulfenite. Both minerals are accompanied by sharp, white calcite. A very good and oldtimed combo-specimen in  excellent shape from the well known Mexican locale.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

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

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

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