Mineralpedia Details for Nadorite
Named for the original and type occurrence at Djebel Nador in the Constantine Province of Algeria. A rare mineral, Nadorite can be found in additional localities that include Morocco, England, Sweden, Germany, Bulgaria, Kazakhstan, and Namibia. It occurs “as an alteration product of other antimony-bearing minerals in hydrothermal mineral deposits.”
Ref. Handbook of Mineralogy, Anthony et al (1995) and MSA at http://www.handbookofmineralogy.org/pdfs/nadorite.pdf
Nadorite from Långban, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden
Honey yellow crystals to 1mm.
Nadorite from Djebel Nador, Constantine prov., Algeria
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- Type Locality
Dark brown thick platy crystals to 8mm with a resinous luster in a 2cm vein. Rare.