Siderite

Specimen ID: N5D-2T4

Mineral(s)
Siderite : FeCO3
Locality
As recorded:
Tincroft Mine, Pool, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK
Dimensions
60mm x 40mm x 30mm
Description
This is a Siderite from Tincroft Mine, Pool, Redruth, Cornwall, England, UK. A rare item from the mid-1800s, this choice Siderite has sharp, brown octahedra that are actually quite translucent to gemmy, and glow a beautiful golden color when backlit.
Previous data
Mineral(s)
Name withheld

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