• Zinkenite on Quartz
  • Zinkenite on Quartz
  • Zinkenite on Quartz
  • Zinkenite on Quartz
  • Zinkenite on Quartz

Zinkenite on Quartz

ID: CC5784

Bright metallic grey acicular crystals of the uncommon mineral Zinkenite, form jack-straw aggregates on a druse of white Quartz. From the Alte Hoffnung Gottes Mine, at Kleinvoigtsberg west of Dresden. Crystals of Zinkenite measure to 2cm, with light biscuit coloured Siderite with micro-crystals of Calcite. A rare specimen from the mine.

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9.0 × 7.3 × 2.0 cm
Ex. Huber Collection, Rare Minerals
Alte Hoffnung Gottes Mine, Kleinvoigtsberg, Freiberg District, Saxony, Germany, Europe

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