Scheelite

Scheelite


Composition: CaWO4
Crystal System : Tetragonal
Lustre : Adamantine, greasy
Hardness : 4.5-5.0
Specific Gravity : 6.1

Occurrence

  • Supergene
  • 3rd Oxidation Zone

Notable Finds

Superb, brown, octahedral crystals to 5 mm were found on 46 Level, in the third oxidation zone, together with siderite and stolzite (Gebhard, 1999).