|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Russia > Rutheniridosmine|
|Locality:||Nevyansk, Yekaterinburg, Ural Mountains, Sverdlovsk Oblast', Russia|
|Description:||About 10 rounded silver-white metallic placer grains of rutheniridosmine (hexagonal Ir-Os-Ru alloys in which Ir is dominant). Specimen identified as Iridosmine, variety Nevyanskite. New nomenclature suggests this be grouped under the species iridium. Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #019; purchased in 1948 from A.E. Foote; collected ca. 1895|
|Overall Size:||.2-1.5 mm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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