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Antimony, Calcite, Valentinite, Sénarmontite

Antimony : Sb, Calcite : CaCO3, Valentinite : Sb2O3, Sénarmontite : Sb2O3
minID: 8T6-KMQ

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Dimensions: 17 cm x 12 cm x 4.5 cm

Dubbed the "Antimony Danish" this specimen is the only one from this famous 1986 find that had bright lustrous xls. All the other antimony xls were coated with Valentinite and Senarmontite, as is the one in the upper left corner. Specimen size is 17x12x4.5 cm. (Hans Durstling photo, ex Rod and Helen Tyson collection, ex RWMW collection, MIM Museaum)

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