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Thorneite & Timroseite

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Thorneite & Timroseite

very rich specimen!

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Description
Locality: 
Bird Nest Drift, San Bernardino County, California, United States of America
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.3 × 3.8 × 2.7 cm
Description

SEM-EDS confirmed yellow-green thorneite associated with green timroseite spheres. Very rich and good specimen. 

 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Thorneite

Formula: 
Pb6(Te6+2O10)(CO3)Cl2(H2O)
Hardness: 
0.0
Type Locality: 
Bird Nest drift, Otto Mountain, Baker, San Bernardino Co., California, USA

Timroseite

Formula: 
Pb2Cu5(TeO6)2(OH)2
Hardness: 
2.5 - 0.0
Type Locality: 
Bird Nest drift, Otto Mountain, Baker, San Bernardino Co., California, USA
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