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Cuprosklodowskite with Vandenbrandeite

#52090

Cuprosklodowskite with Vandenbrandeite

#52090
Availability
Sold
Size
6.5 x 3.5 x 3 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Cu(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2·6H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Musonoi mine, Kolwezi, Shaba Cu belt, Democratic Republic of Congo
Tagged
copper

Bright green sprays of Cuprosklodowskite with dark micro Vandenbrandeite. Radioactive!

I would prefer to deliver this to Tucson, if the buyer is going.

Radioactive!!

Cuprosklodowskite

Formula
Cu(UO2)2(SiO3OH)2·6H2
Crystal System
Triclinic 
Crystal Habit
Acicular, Radial 
Cleavage
Good, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Silky 
Color
grass green, green yellow, light green 
Streak
greenish yellow 
Class
Triclinic - Pinacoidal 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Special Info
Radioactive!!

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