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- White Elephant mine, Custer Co., South Dakota, United States
- Thumbnail 1.5x1.5x0.5cm
- phosphate , arsenate , pegmatite mineral
- Special Info
- Type Locality
This is a type localitiy specimen of Walentaite, a mineral first discovered at the White Elephant mine. It has subsequently been found at another five localities worldwide. The crystals on this specimen are flat-lying and radial to about 0.3mm. It is small, a thumbnail but shows good crystals across the face.
It carries a Willard L. Roberts label.