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Bustamite

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Bustamite

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Description
Locality: 
Zinc Corporation Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna County, New South Wales, Australia
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2.3 × 0.9 × 0.6 cm
Description

A doubly terminated bustamite crystal from the 16 level of the zinc Corporation Mine at broken Hill.

The crystal is a warm pinkish salmon colour with good translucency and some minor galena adhering in places.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Bustamite

Formula: 
CaMn2+(Si2O6)
Strunz: 
9.DG.05
Hardness: 
5.5 - 6.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex Co., New Jersey, USA
Earthstones Australia

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