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Siegenite

$800.00   €660  £570.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC21086
This excellent miniature of the cobalt-nickel sulphide Siegenite is from Siegen in North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, although not its exact type locality, as the names would imply.  The specimen is splendid in that as well as superb untarnished metallic-silver crystals of Siegenite, beneath the heavily oxidised sooty crust can be seen long well-formed arborescent fronds of Siegenite crystals to 2.5 to 3 cm long.  Where the Siegenite is untarnished, the modified cubic crystals form a porous crystalised band over an area of 6 x 2 cm, with individual crystals of up to 3 to 4 mm across.  This rich, well crystallised and dendritically structured specimen is from the Josef Clemente Collection of southern Germany.

Details

Dimensions
5.0 × 6.3 × 2.7 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Siegen, Siegerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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