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Classification of Minerals Collection

# 2253

Minerals are naturally occurring inorganic compounds with a quantified chemical composition and crystalline structure. There are eight classes of minerals categorized by the anion group. This collection contains samples from each class.

  • 50 keyed specimens, size 1.5 x 1.5"
  • The set is housed in a compartmented collection box
  • The name and chemical composition of each mineral is provided on an index


  • Elements: Sulfur, Graphite, Copper
  • Sulfides: Bornite, Galena, Chalcopyrite, Sphalerite, Pyrrhotite, Pyrite, Stibnite, Molybdenite
  • Oxides / Hydroxide: Corundum, Hematite, Magnetite, Chromite, Pyrolusite, Cassiterite,Limonite, Bauxite
  • Halides: Halite, Fluorite
  • Carbonates: Calcite, Dolomite, Azurite, Siderite, Malachite, Aragonite
  • Phosphates: Apatite, Amblygonite, Wavellite, Triphylite
  • Sulfates / Tungstates: Gypsum, Barite, Scheelite
  • Silicates: Olivine, Kyanite, Beryl, Biotite, Muscovite, Kaollnite, Lepidolite, Epidote, Microcline, Quartz, Spodumene, Rhodonite, Hornblende, Augite

Price: $83.95
Classification of Minerals Collection
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