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- Union Carbide mine, Wilson Springs, Garland Co., Arkansas, United States
- 6.5 x 5.5 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet
- phosphate, vanadium
This is a good representative specimen of Sincosite from the Union Carbide mine. The deposit was mined for vanadium. The Sincosite was a one-time accurence found by the mine geologist Paul Thompson. The Sincosite on this specimen reaches only 0.5mm and occurs as square plates and little rosettes. Sincosite is a fairly rare mineral found in only a handful of deposits around the world.