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Sénarmontite Native Sulphur Cervantite & Stibiconite Psm Stibnite On Stibnite

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Sénarmontite Native Sulphur Cervantite & Stibiconite Psm Stibnite On Stibnite

ex collection Hubert Fuß
Pseudomorph

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Description
Locality: 
Xikuangshan, Lengshuijiang County, Loudi, Hunan Province, China (Peoples Republic)
Class: 
Combination
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
9.3 × 8 × 6.4 cm
Weight: 
228.00gr
Description

More than 15 colorless to a bit grayish sénarmontite and bright yellow sulphur sit on crossed metallic gray stibnite crystals, superficially altered to pale yellow to orange-yellow cervantite and stibiconite.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Sénarmontite

Formula: 
Sb2O3
Strunz: 
4.CB.50
Hardness: 
2.0 - 2.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Djebel Hammimat Mine, Ain Babouche, Ain Beida, Constantine Province, Algeria

Sulphur

Formula: 
S8
Strunz: 
1.CC.05
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
1.5 - 2.5

Cervantite

Formula: 
Sb3+Sb5+O4
Strunz: 
4.DE.30
Hardness: 
4.0 - 5.0
Type Locality: 
Cervantes, Sierra de Ancares, Lugo, Galicia, Spain

Stibnite

Formula: 
Sb2S3
Strunz: 
2.DB.05
Hardness: 
2.0
Streak: 
Lead grey