|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Democratic Republic of the Congo > Plancheite|
|Locality:||Kamoya Mines, Kambove Mining District, 130 km NW of Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo|
|Description:||Thin crystallized 2-3 mm thick layers of fibrous blue-green plancheite crystals that formed lining the walls of a narrow fracture in the surrounding rock that was removed to expose the plancheite. Ex. Lucile Squier (1905-2007) collection #1321; originally acquired from Bill Pinch|
|Overall Size:||34x20x8 mm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
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