|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.|
|Archived:||For reference only|
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