Gem, Rock, and Mineral Postage Stamps Featuring

Mineral Name: Dolomite
Composition: Calcium magnesium carbonite
Nomenclature: Named after the French mineralogist, D. de Dolomieu.
Industrial Uses: Cement, ore of magnesium.
Additional Notes: A common mineral found in sedimentary rocks.

Yugoslavia Scott 1499
Scott 1499
3.40 dinar
10 Sep 1980

The stamp shows a natural, unpolished specimen. Philatelic Mineralogy Copyright © 1997-2010 by Richard Busch