A small vug in gossan containing the rare species Petterdite with minor Crocoite from the type locality – Red Lead Mine, Dundas, Tasmania, Australia. The area covered by lilac Petterdite is approximately 30mm in width. This specimen was collected in the late 1980’s and predates the later IMA approval of the species in 2000.
Most Mineral Species
Albite Analcime Andradite Anglesite Aragonite Arsenopyrite Azurite Baryte Bustamite Calcite Cerussite Cerussite (Var: Chrome) Chalcopyrite Chrysocolla Copper Crocoite Cuprite Dolomite Epidote Fluorite Galena Goethite Gypsum Hematite Linarite Magnetite Malachite Mimetite Muscovite Native Copper Natrolite Prehnite Pseudomorph Pyrite Pyromorphite Quartz Rhodochrosite Siderite Smithsonite Sphalerite Tourmaline Type Locality Vivianite Witherite Wulfenite