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Philipsbornite from
Adelaide Mine (Adelaide Pty Mine; Adelaide Proprietary Mine), Dundas mineral field, Zeehan District, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Philipsbornite
Formula:PbAl3(AsO4)(AsO3OH)(OH)6
Comments:Poorly crystalline
Colour:yellow, grey, green
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:XRD
EPMA
References
References:Bottrill & Baker (in prep) Catalogue of minerals of Tasmania
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Cerussite2 photos of Philipsbornite associated with Cerussite at this locality.
Crocoite2 photos of Philipsbornite associated with Crocoite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Philipsbornite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Adelaide Mine (Adelaide Pty Mine; Adelaide Proprietary Mine), Dundas mineral field, Zeehan District, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
Nearest other occurrences of Philipsbornite
0.5km (0.3 miles) Red Lead Mine, Dundas mineral field, Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
1.0km (0.6 miles) Kosminsky Mine, Dundas mineral field, Zeehan District, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
1.1km (0.7 miles) Dundas mineral field, Zeehan district, West Coast municipality, Tasmania, Australia
 
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