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Quartz, Stibnite, Stibiconite

Quartz : SiO2, Stibnite : Sb2S3, Stibiconite : Sb3+Sb5+2O6(OH)
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Dimensions: 2.4 cm x 1.2 cm x 1.1 cm

2.4 x 1.2 x 1.1 cm. A unique and unusual thumbnail quartz crystal from near Lovelock, Nevada. A sharp, glassy, transparent quartz crystal is filled with inclusions of white stibiconite needles and a few black stibnite needles. Ex. Dick Jones Collection.

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Photo added: 8th Apr 2009

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