• Crocoite
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  • Crocoite
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Crocoite

$1,200.00   €1,079  £950.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC11823

The Berezovskii deposit at Ekaterinburg in the Middle Urals of Russia is the type locality for seven species, Crocoite being one. This is a striking specimen and excellent example because the lustrous red-orange Crocoite crystals richly fill a clearly defined Quartz vein, of uniform 2.5 cm width, that cuts through the surrounding matrix.  Patches of siskin-green powdery Pyromorphite are scattered across the matrix.  The Crocoite crystals attain 1.1 cm in length, are sturdy and well protected and richly populate the vein.  A classic and splendid example of Crocoite from its type locality.

Details

Dimensions
8.5 × 8.2 × 6.8 cm
Categories
Tungstates, Molybdates and Chromates
Locality
Berezovskii, Ekaterinbug, Sverdlovskaya Oblast, Urals Region, Russia, Asia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Crocoite

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