• Siderite with Dolomite
  • Siderite with Dolomite
  • Siderite with Dolomite
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Siderite with Dolomite

$750.00   €711  £600.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18494
A beautiful rich cluster of deep golden-tan lenticular Siderite crystals, typically to 2.5 cm wide by 1.6 cm high, semi-transparent and with a bright reflective lustre. Edging these crystals on the dolomitic matrix are colourless to milky-white Dolomite crystals of similar dimensions.  A splendid specimen from the Morro Velho mine in Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil.  Formerly in the Richard W. Barstow Collection and comes with an RWB white label.

Details

Dimensions
8.7 × 8.2 × 3.9 cm
Categories
Carbonates
Locality
Morro Velho Mine, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Dolomite, Siderite

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