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Plumbotsumite

Rare Mineral

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Description
Locality: 
Les Molérats Mine, St Prix, Saône-et-Loire, Burgundy, France
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2.8 × 2.5 × 2.2 cm
Description

Very beautiful microcrystals of plumbotsumite in vugs of the galena rich matrix.

Ex Vincent Bourgoin specimen, EDS conformed.

Mineral Data
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Plumbotsumite

Formula: 
Pb13(CO3)6(Si10O27)·3H2O
Strunz: 
9.HH.20
Hardness: 
2.0
Type Locality: 
Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region (Oshikoto), Namibia
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