Crocoite - Red Lead Mine, Dundas Minefield, Zeehan district, Tazmainia
Width x Height x Depth: 60x30x40mm= 2.36x1.18x1.57in
Discovered in the Ural Mountains in 1766, Crocoite is usually found as nearly transparent to translucent bright red prismatic crystals with an adamantine to vitreous lustre. Transparent specimens can be faceted into brilliant gemstones.
Chemical composition: PbCrO4 ; Hardness: 2.5-3
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