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Siderite

#34912

Siderite

#34912
Availability
Available
Price
$750.00
Size
7 x 4 x 2 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Reduced Price
$600.00
Formula
FeCO3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Neudorf, Harz, Germany
Tagged
carbonate

Excellent piece from this classic locality with orange brown rhombs of Siderite to 1.5cm beautifully arrayed on a bed of small quartz crystals. It has a number in red ink on it so it must have been in an old collection at one point, but no old label came with it.

Classic Locality

Siderite

Formula
FeCO3 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, Massive, Botryoidal 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, Perfect 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
yellowish brown, brown, gray, yellowish gray, greenish gray 
Streak
white 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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