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Native Antimony & Valentinite

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Native Antimony & Valentinite

ex collection Eugen Kreidler, ex Lüttge
Classic Locality

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Description
Locality: 
Arechuybo, Chihuahua, Mexico
Class: 
Combination
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.6 × 5.6 × 2.9 cm
Description

Massive, glossy metallic gray antimony with tiny yellowish valentinite crystals.

With original Kreidler label.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Antimony

Formula: 
Sb
Strunz: 
1.CA.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Colour: 
Tin-white
Streak: 
Grey
Type Locality: 
Sala Silver Mine, Sala, Västmanland, Sweden

Valentinite

Formula: 
Sb2O3
Strunz: 
4.CB.55
Hardness: 
2.5 - 3.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Les Chalanches Mine, Allemont, Isère, Rhône-Alpes, France
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