CROCOITE. Adelaide Mine, Dundas, Tasmania. 30x40x80mm (M475)
Officially proclaimed "The Mineral Emblem of Tasmania" in 2000 by the Governor of the day, Sir Guy Green. Crocoite is a rare mineral (lead chromate) found on the west coast of Tasmania. It is one of the worlds prettiest minerals well deserving of this title as the state emblem. This specimen shows great colour and formation of crystals.
30mm x 40mm x 80mm specimen in a clear perspex box (80mm cube) with black base and label.