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Bottinoite

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Bottinoite

Rare Mineral

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Description
Locality: 
Dörnberg Mine, Ramsbeck, Bestwig, Arnsberg, North Rhine - Westphalia, Germany
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2.5 × 1.6 × 1.2 cm
Description

You are bidding on a small sample with a very nice tabular bottinoite crystal on matrix. There are several other smaller crystals/grains among the patches of naumannite. 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Bottinoite

Formula: 
Ni2+[Sb(OH)6]2·6H2O
Strunz: 
4.FH.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
3.5
Type Locality: 
Bottino Mine, Stazzema, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

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