• Goethite
  • Goethite
Gallery

Goethite

ID: CC8723
A gorgeous large bed of velvety golden chocolate brown Goethite covering a naturally etched plate of milky Quartz forming a sharp and rough hackly surface across the specimen’s base. This magnificent large cabinet specimen is from the historic Príbram mining district of Central Bohemia in the Czech Republic. Botryoidal drusy balls and mounds of the dark chocolate coloured Goethite entirely mask the underlying matrix and on close inspection occurs a delicate acicular crystals whose outer radial sprays turn golden-brown in transmitted light. Dotted over the Goethite are tiny, 1 mm stacked Calcite crystals which show great structure under a low magnification loupe.

Out of Stock

Add to Wishlist

Details

Dimensions
9.4 × 14.7 × 3.8 cm
Categories
Latest Additions, Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Příbram, Central Bohemia, Czech Republic, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Goethite

Related Mineral Specimens

Goethite on Quartz
$200
 Restormel Royal Iron Mine, Lostwithiel, St. Austell, Cornwall, England, Europe
Based on the attached faded copperplate, hand written label, this is an old time Goethite on Quartz...
Calcite
$350
 Příbram, Central Bohemia, Czech Republic, Europe
A gorgeous and rather unusual miniature Calcite from the Příbram District in the Czech Republic,...
Goethite
$250
 Restormel Royal Iron Mine, Lostwithiel, St. Austell, Cornwall, England, Europe
A superbly crystallised Goethite specimen from the well known Restormel Royal Iron Mine at...
Goethite
$650
 Pribram, Central Bohemia Region, Czech Republic, Europe
A superb cabinet size Goethite from the Příbram Mining District in the Central Bohemian Region of...