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Schoepite on Uraninite from Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Schoepite)

 
Schoepite on Uraninite from Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Schoepite)

Schoepite on Uraninite from Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Schoepite)

Schoepite on Uraninite from Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Schoepite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 60526
Mineral:Schoepite on Uraninite
Locality:Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Schoepite)
Description:Lustrous transparent yellow to orange schoepite crystals on black uraninite mounted in a Perky-style display box for easy handling. Ex. B. Gaber collection #474; ex. Paul Pohwat collection #754 (Mineral Collection Manager at Smithsonian). Radioactive
Overall Size:28x22x22 mm
Crystals:0.5-1.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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