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Breithauptite

#RW50110

Breithauptite

#RW50110
Availability
Sold
Size
11 x 10 x 3.5 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
NiSb (RRUFF)
Locality
Hi-Ho Silver mine, Cobalt dist., Ontario, Canada
Tagged
ore mineral , sulfide , nickel

Heavy specimen and slabbed on one side. The Breithauptite occurs as arborescent or plumose growth habit in Calcite.

Breithauptite

Formula
NiSb 
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, Massive, Reniform 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
copper red, light brown red 
Streak
reddish brown 
Class
Hexagonal - Dihexagonal Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness
3.5-4 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Robert J. Waidler Collection

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