Crocoite, Dundasite
Adelaide Mine (Adelaide Pty Mine; Adelaide Proprietary Mine), Dundas mineral field, Zeehan District, Tasmania, Australia
Cabinet, 10.2 x 6.2 x 2.0 cm
A fine and showy Tasmania rarity of brick-red crocoite crystals on a wing-like CABINET plate nearly covered with tan dundasite, a rare lead carbonate. This excellent piece is from near the Type Locality - the Adelaide Mine.