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Antimony

#PD32790

Antimony

#PD32790
Availability
Sold
Size
2.5 x 4.5 x 4.5 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Sb (RRUFF)
Locality
St. Andreasberg dist., Harz, Lower Saxony, Germany
Tagged
antique , native element

A thick 1.5cm seam of silvery course crystalline Native Antimony in Calcite.

This piece comes with two labels, the oldest is from the Collection of Martin L. Ehrmann, a prominent world traveling collector and dealer in the mid 20th century.  The label is hadwritten with the corresponding catalog number 4280 penned on the back and the address 630 Fifth Ave, NY, NY dates the label between 1938-1950. The second label is from the dealer John MacDonald a dealer and avid collector.

Antique Specimen

Antimony

Formula
Sb 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Massive - Lamellar, Massive, Reticulate 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
light gray, tin white 
Streak
lead gray 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness
3-3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
Special Info
Antique Specimen

labels from the collections of Martin L. Ehrmann & John E. MacDonald

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