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Marthozite

#DS49914

Marthozite

#DS49914
Availability
Sold
Size
4 x 3 x 2.5 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Cu2+(UO2)3(Se4+O3)2O2·8H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Musonoi mine, Kolwezi, Shaba Cu belt, Democratic Republic of Congo
Tagged
copper , selenium

Rich specimen full of yellowish green Marthozite blades to 0.5mm. Very rich with a matrix of selenium Digenite and associated Malachite. Ex. G. Gauthier collection. Marthozite is a very rare two-locality mineral species.

Radioactive!!

Marthozite

Formula
Cu2+(UO2)3(Se4+O3)2O2·8H2
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Bladed 
Cleavage
Perfect, Indistinct, None 
Color
greenish brown, yellow green 
Class
Orthorhombic - Pyramidal 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Don Schultz Collection
Special Info
Radioactive!!

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