• Siderite on Dolomite
  • Siderite on Dolomite
  • Siderite on Dolomite
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Siderite on Dolomite

$830.00   €690  £610.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC4112

Superb characteristic specimen of large Siderite crystals on Dolomite with Pyrrohotite and rare Cubanite, from the Morro Velho Mine, Minas Gerais, Brazil. Disc-like lenticular crystals of Siderite are lustrous light translucent clove brown, measuring to 3.5cm. Crystals of Siderite have developed over similar habit colourless-white crystals of Dolomite. Associated with hexagonal crystals of partly altered Pyrrhotite, and rod-like crystals of the rare Copper Iron Sulphide Cubanite. A classic specimen from this old Gold mine.

Details

Dimensions
13.0 × 8.0 × 6.3 cm
Categories
Locality
Morro Velho Mine, Nova Lima, Minas Gerais, Brazil, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Siderite

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