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Rock Crystal from
Richardswand, Kleine Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria

Classification
Species:Quartz var: Rock Crystal
Formula:SiO2
Habit:http://www.mindat.org/min-3337.html
Colour:colorless, white
Quality for species:Excellent - world class for species or very significant. (!!)
Abundance at site:Common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Heinz Weniger, Die alpinen Kluftmineralien der österreichischen Ostalpen, Heidelberg 1974
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Siderite2 photos of Rock Crystal associated with Siderite at this locality.
Calcite2 photos of Rock Crystal associated with Calcite at this locality.
Limonite1 photo of Rock Crystal associated with Limonite at this locality.
Titanite1 photo of Rock Crystal associated with Titanite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Rock Crystal data
Locality Data:Click here to view Richardswand, Kleine Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
Nearest other occurrences of Rock Crystal
2.1km (1.3 miles) A Sandkopf, Kleine Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
2.2km (1.3 miles) B Sandkopf, Große Zirknitz valley, Zirknitz, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
2.6km (1.6 miles) C Gruberspitze, Roter Mann, Kleine Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
3.2km (2.0 miles) D Gjaidtroghöhe, Große Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
3.5km (2.2 miles) E Untere Pazisel, Große Zirknitz valley, Zirknitz, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
3.9km (2.4 miles) F Kleine Fleiß glacier, Kleine Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
4.0km (2.5 miles) G Brett lake, Große Zirknitz valley, Zirknitz, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
4.2km (2.6 miles) H Goldzeche, Zirmsee area, Kleine Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
4.3km (2.7 miles) I Goldzechscharte (Goldzechkopfscharte), Zirmsee area, Kleine Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
4.4km (2.7 miles) J Milleiten Mine, Große Zirknitz valley, Zirknitz, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
4.6km (2.9 miles) K Trömmern, Große Zirknitz valley, Zirknitz, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
4.7km (2.9 miles) L Große Fleiß glacier, Große Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
4.7km (2.9 miles) M Modereck south slope (Freudental; Kempen), Große Zirknitz valley, Zirknitz, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
4.9km (3.0 miles) N Tramerscharte, Große Zirknitz valley, Zirknitz, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
5.1km (3.2 miles) O West slope, Hocharn, Große Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
5.1km (3.2 miles) P Jausenscharten, Hocharn, Große Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
5.2km (3.2 miles) Q Krumlkeeskopf south slope, Große Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
5.2km (3.2 miles) R Biwakschachtel (Biwakscharte), Hocharn, Große Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
5.6km (3.4 miles) S Hinteres Modereck south slope, Große Fleiß valley, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
6.7km (4.2 miles) T Niedere Scharte, Alteck, Wurten, Innerfragant, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
6.8km (4.2 miles) U Rauriser Goldberg, Kolm-Saigurn, Alteck - Hoher Sonnblick area, Hüttwinkl valley, Rauris valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
7.1km (4.4 miles) V Zinggetzkamp, Heiligenblut, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
7.4km (4.6 miles) W Silver mines (Knappenstube), Hochtor area, Seidlwinkl valley, Rauris valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
7.6km (4.7 miles) X Hochwurten reservoir, Wurten, Innerfragant, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
8.1km (5.0 miles) Y Wurten glacier, Wurten, Innerfragant, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
8.4km (5.2 miles) Z Duisburger Hütte, Wurten, Innerfragant, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
8.7km (5.4 miles) 0 Strabaleben (Strabeleben), Wurten, Innerfragant, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
8.9km (5.5 miles) 1 Weißsee house, Wurten, Innerfragant, Goldberg group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
9.3km (5.8 miles) 2 Brennkogel north slope (Gold district), Brennkogel area, Fusch valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
10.1km (6.2 miles) 3 Gold mines, Kloben (south slope), Hochtor area, Glockner group, Hohe Tauern, Carinthia, Austria
12.6km (7.8 miles) 4 Bockhart reservoir (Pochkar reservoir), Siglitz - Bockhart area, Gastein valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
17.9km (11.1 miles) 5 Gramul, Teischnitz valley, Kals valley, East Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria
19.5km (12.1 miles) 6 Leid Alp, Bad Hofgastein, Gastein valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
19.8km (12.3 miles) 7 Laperwitz glacier, Dorf valley, Kals valley, East Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria
21.1km (13.1 miles) 8 Totenkopf (incl. Lower Riffl glacier), Stubach valley, Hohe Tauern, Salzburg, Austria
26.5km (16.5 miles) 9 Nussingkogel, Matrei in Osttirol, Tauern valley, East Tyrol, Tyrol, Austria
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