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Lustrous black Wolframite

Lustrous black Wolframite


Baia Sprie mine, Baia Sprie, Maramures, Romania.

Lustrous black Wolframite crystal on quartz with some Calcite from Baia Sprie mine, Baia Sprie, Maramures, Romania.
The wolframite crystal measures approximately 25 x 17 x 6 mm; whole specimen measures 80 x 45 x 40 mm and weighs approximately 0,130 kilogramme.


€ 83.00

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Article code: IV.D.1600.008

Lustrous black Wolframite


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Baia Sprie is situated at a distance of 9 km from Baia Mare. The town lies in one of the oldest most important mining regions in north-western Romania.
Nowadays all the mines in the region are closed. The mining of gold, silver, lead-zinc and copper ore deposits was the main economic activity for many centuries until 2006.