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|Cryolite with Siderite and Sphalerite
|Ivigtut, Arsuk Firth (Arsukfjord), Kitaa Province, Greenland (Type Locality for Cryolite)
|Unusually large crystalline mass of transparent-to-translucent colorless cryolite with partial crystals of rhombic brown siderite to 6 mm and black-metallic sphalerite to 3 mm included in the cryolite from the mine that originally opened in 1854.
|For reference only
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