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Gladite

#DS48060

Gladite

#DS48060
Availability
Sold
Size
2.5 x 2 x 1.5 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
CuPbBi5S9 (RRUFF)
Locality
Porvenir mine, Cerro Bonete, Potosí Dept., Bolivia
Tagged
sulfide , copper

Rich somewhat dull silver mass of Gladite. Originally labelled as Benjaminite, EDS has shown no silver but bismuth-copper-lead-sulfur.

EDS Confirmed

Gladite

Formula
CuPbBi5S9 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Prismatic 
Cleavage
Good, Imperfect, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
lead gray, gray, tin white 
Streak
black 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Hardness
2.5-3 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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