Title

Crocoite

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Identifier

rockminx_6-2-4

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Abstract

PbCrO - Mohs Hardness: 2½ - 3. Crocoite was at one time a main ore of chromium, but it is now too rare to be used. Crystals are highly sought after by mineral collectors because of their attractive color. The Adelaide Mine and the Red Lead Mine in Dundas, on the island of Tasmania, Australia, is where Crocoite is most abundant, and where the most magnificent crystals come from.

Document Type

Photograph

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Source Collection

UT Department of Environmental Sciences

Geographical Area

Arizona

Institution

The University of Toledo

Digital Publisher

Digital Initiatives, University of Toledo Libraries

LC Subject

environmental sciences; virtual exhibitions

Keywords

virtual exhibition; science;

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