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Native Bismuth

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Native Bismuth

Ex-Prof. H. Wotruba collection

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Description
Locality: 
Vilaque River, Los Andes Province, La Paz Department, Bolivia
Class: 
Massive/Crystalline
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.5 × 5.5 × 1 cm
Weight: 
264.00gr
Description

This rare bismuth nugget was mined by Prof. Hermann Wotruba, RWTH Aachen, during a gold mining projekt in Bolivia about 30 years ago.

Very difficult to obtain in this size!

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Bismuth

Formula: 
Bi
Strunz: 
1.CA.05
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
2.0 - 2.5
Type Locality: 
Schneeberg District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany

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