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Babánekite & Lindackerite

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Babánekite & Lindackerite

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Description
Locality: 
Fenugu Sibiri Mine, Gonnosfanadiga, Sardinia, Italy
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
6.5 × 5.7 × 3.5 cm
Description

A very attractive combination of turqouise blue linackerite on pinkish babanekite. SEM-EDS confirmed. This probably one of the best existing specimen of this species. 

 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Babánekite

Formula: 
Cu3(AsO4)2·8H2O
Hardness: 
0.0
Type Locality: 
Geister vein ("sv. Duch" vein), Rovnost Mine (Werner Mine), Jáchymov (St Joachimsthal), Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal), Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic...

Lindackerite

Formula: 
CuCu4(AsO4)2(HAsO4)2·8-9H2O
Strunz: 
8.CE.30
Hardness: 
2.0 - 2.5
Type Locality: 
Elias Mine, Jáchymov (St Joachimsthal), Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal), Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic
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