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Philipsbornite from
Red Lead Mine, Dundas mineral field, Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Philipsbornite
Formula:PbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Comments:Yellow, green, grey, fine grained, with crocoite
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Valid - Type Locality
References
References:Walenta, K., Zwiener, M. and Dunn, P. 1982. Philipsbornite, a new mineral of the crandallite series, from Dundas, Tasmania. Neues Jahrb. Mineral. Monatsh. p. 1-5.; Kampf, A. R., Mills, S. J., Housley, R. M., Bottrill, R. S., & Kolitsch, U. (2012). Reynoldsite, Pb2Mn4+ 2 O5 (CrO4), a new phyllomanganate-chromate from the Blue Bell claims, California and the Red Lead mine, Tasmania. American Mineralogist, 97(7), 1187-1192.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Crocoite3 photos of Philipsbornite associated with Crocoite at this locality.
Cerussite1 photo of Philipsbornite associated with Cerussite at this locality.
Petterdite1 photo of Philipsbornite associated with Petterdite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Philipsbornite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Red Lead Mine, Dundas mineral field, Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
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Nearest other occurrences of Philipsbornite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Adelaide Mine (Adelaide Pty Mine; Adelaide Proprietary Mine), Dundas mineral field, Zeehan District, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
1.2km (0.7 miles) Kosminsky Mine, Dundas mineral field, Zeehan District, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
1.5km (1.0 miles) Dundas mineral field, Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
 
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