Specimen #391

Name: Dolomite

Type: Mineral

Locality: Montjovet, Aosta Valley, Italy

Favorite? N

Fluorescent? N

Size: 13.0 x 7.0 x 3.0 cm.


Acquired: 2007-01-22

Source: Trinity: Giovanni Signorelli

Label: Y

Comment: Group of perfect crystals till 2.5 cm. Color is due to the high percentage of iron. The mineral was originally classified as Siderite. A couple of unidentified, included crystals.

Minerals: Dolomite (CaMg(CO3)2)

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