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Karibibite with Schneiderhohnite

#35146

Karibibite with Schneiderhohnite

#35146
Availability
Sold
Size
Chip < 1cm 
Formula
Fe3+2As3+4O9 (RRUFF)
Locality
Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia

Do not under estimate this specimen as it contains about a dozen or so terminated Schneiderhohnite crystals to 1mm and surrounded by orange Karibibite. The two minerals are common associates, but are NOT common minerals. Ex Gebhard collection.

Karibibite

Formula
Fe3+2As3+4O9 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Fibrous 
Color
brownish yellow 
Streak
light yellow 
Class
Orthorhombic 
Hardness
1-2 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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