Crocoite are typically found as crystals, usually as long prismatic formations. Crocoite is the official Tasmanian mineral emblem, where it has been found in plentiful amounts. Crocoite has a mild toxicity, due to it containing lead and hexavalent chromium.
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35x35x28mm, 100g approx