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Susannite

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Susannite

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Locality: 
Richelsdorf Smelter, Richelsdorf, Hesse, Germany
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
1.1 × 0.9 × 0.8 cm
Description

Susannite, the trigonal dimorph of leadhillite, in colourless crystals from the Richelsdorf slag smelters.

Mineral Data
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Susannite

Formula: 
Pb4(CO3)2(SO4)(OH)2
Strunz: 
5.BF.40
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
2.5 - 3.0
Type Locality: 
Susanna Mine (Glennery Scar Vein; Susanna Vein [Scar Vein]; Portobello Vein; Humby Vein; Lead Vein), Leadhills, South Lanarkshire, Strathclyde (Lanarkshire), Scotland, UK
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