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1 item @ $125.00  

Rucklidgeite with Gold

#56452

Rucklidgeite with Gold

#56452
Availability
Sold
Size
2.5 x 2 x 1.5 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
PbBi2Te4 (RRUFF)
Locality
Harrison Gold mine, Harrison Lake, British Columbia, Canada
Tagged
tellurium

Silvery white plates of Rucklidgeite to 2mm on Quartz. The Rucklidgeite is somewhat brittle but also a little flexible in some of the crystals. There is a minor piece of Gold less than 0.5mm on the backside.

Rucklidgeite

Formula
PbBi2Te4 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
silver white 
Streak
lead gray 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Hardness
2.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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