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Tantalite-(Mn) (formerly Manganotantalite) on Quartz from Brumado District, Serra das eguas, Bahia, Brazil

 
Tantalite-(Mn) (formerly Manganotantalite) on Quartz from Brumado District, Serra das eguas, Bahia, Brazil

Tantalite-(Mn) (formerly Manganotantalite) on Quartz from Brumado District, Serra das eguas, Bahia, Brazil

DESCRIPTION:No. 37278
Mineral:Tantalite-(Mn) (formerly Manganotantalite) on Quartz
Locality:Brumado District, Serra das eguas, Bahia, Brazil
Description:Several lustrous black tantalite-(Mn) crystals up to 9 mm perched on the edge of a smoky quartz crystal 110 mm long. The manganotantalite crystals show dark red translucency when rear-illuminated.
Overall Size:11x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:3-110 mm
Status: For reference only
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