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Siderite from Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, 21 km. west of Fundao, Castelo Branco, Portugal

 
Siderite from Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, 21 km. west of Fundao, Castelo Branco, Portugal

Siderite from Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, 21 km. west of Fundao, Castelo Branco, Portugal

Siderite from Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, 21 km. west of Fundao, Castelo Branco, Portugal

DESCRIPTION:No. 50785
Mineral:Siderite
Locality:Panasqueira Mine, Barroca Grande, 21 km. west of Fundao, Castelo Branco, Portugal
Description:Unusually large (for the locality) transparent yellow rhombohedral siderite crystal. Even though the edges appear damaged, they are actually undamaged and show natural crystallization patterns under magnification. Two ends are cleaved where attached. Ex. Peter B. Nalle (1923-2010) collection
Overall Size:6x4.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:60 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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