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Massicot from
Clara Mine, Rankach valley, Oberwolfach, Wolfach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Description
Comments:The massicot found to date originates from the use of concrete as a constructing material underground. It is not a naturally formed mineral. The typical paragenesis includes hydrocerussite.
Quality of samples:not specified / average specimens
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:U. Kolitsch (2000): An assemblage of lead compounds originated due to the influence of concrete from the Clara mine in Middle Black Forest. Erzgräber 14, 48-53. (in German); U. Kolitsch, J. Gröbner, G. Blaß and H.-W. Graf (2007): Neufunde aus der Grube Clara im mittleren Schwarzwald (III): Cerianit-(Ce), Dravit, Florencit-(La), Gilmarit, Olenit und Scotlandit. Lapis 32, 19-23, 70.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Massicot data
Locality Data:Click here to view Clara Mine, Rankach valley, Oberwolfach, Wolfach, Black Forest, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Nearest other occurrences of Massicot
79.2km (49.2 miles) Bluttenberg, Ste Marie-aux-Mines (Markirch), Haut-Rhin, Alsace, France
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