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
Actinolite Andradite Anglesite Apophyllite Aragonite Arsenopyrite Atacamite Axinite-(Fe) Azurite Baryte Beryl Bustamite Calcite Cerussite Cerussite (Var: Chrome) Chalcopyrite Crocoite Dolomite Epidote Fluorite Galena Goethite Gypsum Hematite Magnesite-Siderite Magnetite Malachite Mimetite Muscovite Native Copper Natrolite Pseudomorph Pyrite Pyromorphite Quartz Rhodochrosite Rhodonite Siderite Smithsonite Sphalerite Type Locality Variscite Vivianite Witherite Wulfenite