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Uranophane with Curite from Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Curite)

 
Uranophane with Curite from Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Curite)

Uranophane with Curite from Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Curite)

Uranophane with Curite from Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Curite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 60381
Mineral:Uranophane with Curite
Locality:Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Curite)
Description:Hemispherical formation of acicular yellow uranophane crystals on dark uraninite-rich matrix with powdery orange curite microcrystals mounted in a European-style display box for easy handling. Ex. W. Keller #9160; ex. Z. Gabelica. Radioactive
Overall Size:28x12x8 mm
Crystals:micro
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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