• Clausthalite with Siderite
  • Clausthalite with Siderite
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Clausthalite with Siderite

$250.00   €233  £200.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC14920
If this specimen of Clausthalite with Siderite were featuring in one of our occasional ‘Beauty and The Beast’ updates, I feel it would be a prime contender for The Beast. I can’t hype this up into anything in the least bit aesthetic but Clausthalite, a rare lead selenide, does richly pervade the pinkish cream Siderite matrix as graphite grey anhedral assemblages, often included in the paler Siderite, so adopting its crystalline habit, but not a pseudomorph please note. This small cabinet specimen comes with a modern index card from the University of Gent.

Details

Dimensions
6.4 × 9.1 × 3.8 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Latest Additions, Rare Minerals
Locality
Eskaborn Adit, Tilkerode (Abberode), Harz, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Siderite

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