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Guitermanite

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Formula:
Pb10As6S19 (?)
Colour:
Bluish-gray
Lustre:
Metallic
Hardness:
3
Name:
After Frank Guiterman, Metallurgist and Chemist, of Denver, Colorado, USA
Uncertain material, apparently a mixture of jordanite and another, similar mineral phase.

Originally reported from Zuni Mine (Zuñi Mine), Anvil Mountain, Silverton, Silverton District, San Juan Co., Colorado, USA.


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Physical Properties of GuitermaniteHide

Metallic
Transparency:
Opaque
Colour:
Bluish-gray
Streak:
Bluish-gray
Hardness:
Tenacity:
Brittle

Chemical Properties of GuitermaniteHide

Formula:
Pb10As6S19 (?)

Other Language Names for GuitermaniteHide

Other InformationHide

Health Risks:
No information on health risks for this material has been entered into the database. You should always treat mineral specimens with care.

References for GuitermaniteHide

Reference List:
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Hillebrand, W.F. (1885): On zunyite and guitermanite, two new minerals from Colorado. Proceedings of the Colorado Scientific Society 1, 124-131.
Palache, Charles, Harry Berman & Clifford Frondel (1944): The System of Mineralogy of James Dwight Dana and Edward Salisbury Dana Yale University 1837-1892, Volume I: Elements, Sulfides, Sulfosalts, Oxides. John Wiley and Sons, Inc., New York. 7th edition, revised and enlarged: 401.
Eckel, E. B. (1961): Minerals of Colorado: A 100-year record. USGS Bulletin 1114, 399 pp.

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Localities for GuitermaniteHide

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Locality ListHide

- This locality has map coordinates listed. - This locality has estimated coordinates. ⓘ - Click for further information on this occurrence. ? - Indicates mineral may be doubtful at this locality. - Good crystals or important locality for species. - World class for species or very significant. (TL) - Type Locality for a valid mineral species. (FRL) - First Recorded Locality for everything else (eg varieties). Struck out - Mineral was erroneously reported from this locality. Faded * - Never found at this locality but inferred to have existed at some point in the past (eg from pseudomorphs.)

All localities listed without proper references should be considered as questionable.
Ireland
 
  • Co. Tipperary
Ryback, G., Nawaz, R. and Farley, E. (1988) Seventh Supplementary List of British Isles Minerals (Irish). Mineralogical Magazine, vol. 52, n° 365, pp. 267-274.
USA
 
  • Colorado
    • San Juan Co.
      • Red Mountain District
        • Anvil Mountain
Hillebrand, W.F. (1885): On zunyite and guitermanite, two new minerals from Colorado. Proceedings of the Colorado Scientific Society 1, 124-131.; A. Rosenzweig (1957) Mineralogical Notes on the Silverton Quadrangle, Colorado. in 8th Field Conference New Mexico Geological Society. pp. 199-202; Rocks & Minerals 71:2, 94-101;
  • New York
    • St. Lawrence Co.
      • Balmat-Edwards Zinc District
NY State Museum spec. no. 3.3.9.0-1
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