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Cerussite

#RW51200

Cerussite

#RW51200
Availability
Available
Price
$95.00
Size
8 x 6 x 3.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
PbCO3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Tagged
carbonate

Large specimen of lustrous white Cerussite showing large distinct crystals and most show twinning planes. There is a small spot on the backside which shows a green inclusion, most like Duftite. It did not take photos well, but in-hand this specimen is ver impressive.

Cerussite

Formula
PbCO3 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Reticulate, Massive - Granular, Crystalline - Coarse 
Cleavage
Distinct, Distinct, None 
Luster
Adamantine 
Color
colorless, white, gray, blue, green 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
3-3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Robert J. Waidler Collection
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