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Madagascar, Maroc & Arkansas containers have arrived! Furthermore, a large BACKYARDSALE with 32 tons of rough stones, 173 boxes with rare shells, 117 boxes of Darshan incense and lots of lava images EVERYTHING HAS TO GO!  (saterday 27th april we are closed during national kingsday)

 

 

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Crocoite from the world famous Adelaide mine in Dundas Tasmania.

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Crocoite from the world famous Adelaide mine in Dundas Tasmania.

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Crocoite from the world famous Adelaide mine in Dundas Tasmania.

Description

"The most beautiful mineral on earth!" It is the beautiful color red, as well as the crystallization that only occurs in Dundas - Tasmania, nowhere else in the world! And you only pay the price that the mine owner has put on the ticket!

Dimensions

220-40mm

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The mineral crocoite is a lead-chromate with the chemical formula PbCrO4. The translucent yellow, orange or red; typical saffron-colored crocoiet a diamond brilliance, a yellow-orange stripe color and the mineral has a clear cleavage according to the crystal surface [110] and an unclear according to [100] and [001]. The crystal system is monoclinic. Crocoiet has an average density of 6, the hardness is 2.5 to 3, and the mineral is not radioactive. The name of the mineral crocoiet krokos is derived from the Greek, meaning "crocus" or "saffron". It is so named for its distinctive color. Crocoiet is a secondary mineral in lead-oxidized ores. The type of location crocoiet the Adelaide mine, Dundas, Tasmania. The mineral is also found among others in Kalleberg, Glauchau, Sachsen, Germany and Berezovsk in the Ural Mountains in Russia.

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