• Goethite with Calcite
  • Goethite with Calcite
  • Goethite with Calcite
Oxides and Hydroxides

Goethite with Calcite

$850.00   €772  £650.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19178
Goethite can sometimes deliver a big punch and this specimen lives up to this reputation!  Almost the entire top surface is carpeted in velvety micro-rosettes of golden-chocolate brown acicular Goethite.  Under low magnification hundreds of such spherical clusters can be seen catching the light and look magnificent.  The Goethite sits on a layer of matt black micro-crystals of Calcite and mm sized buff Calcite rhombs overlying a naturally etched base of white Calcite.  A splendid Goethite from the Příbram mining district in the Central Bohemian Region of the Czech Republic.

Details

Dimensions
7.1 × 6.9 × 3.0 cm
Categories
Calcite, Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Pribram, Central Bohemia Region, Czech Republic, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Goethite

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