|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Japan > Stibnite (ex. Bosch Collection, Smithsonian)|
|Mineral:||Stibnite (ex. Bosch Collection, Smithsonian)|
|Locality:||Ichinokawa Mine, Saijo City, Ehime Prefecture, Shikoku Island, Japan|
|Description:||Outstanding historical specimen of a very fine single crystal of lustrous stibnite from a classic location, long ago closed. Smithsonian label, and original hand written label included. Collected in 1884 or 1883. Custom brass base. From my personal collection; ex. Wada Society; ex. Stadtmuller (1821-1903) in 1883; ex. Carl Bosch (1874-1940) collection B1016; ex. U.S. National Museum (Smithsonian); traded in 1969 to Doris Biggs for Cornog, Pa. fluorapatite find.|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from China, Japan, Australia & Pacific Rim > Sulfide & Sulfosalt Minerals|
© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved
The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property.