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Sample n° 15688

Minerals found in the sample
Mineral Formula Category Subcategory Importance
CHRYSOTILE Mg3Si2O5(OH)4 phyllosilicates serpentine major
MAGNESITE MgCO3 carbonates - major
Description
Description: chrysotile fibres with lining of magnesite, high concentration of veins (parallel to low dip)
Origin
Country: Zimbabwe       Region: Filabusi       Locality: Pangani
Specification
Donors Gosseye Sampling year
Donation year 1966 Registration date
 
Quantity 2 Dimension code 1>2>3 2
Size Quality code 1>2>3
 
Holotype no Thin section no
Paratype no Chemical analysis no
Radioactive no X-Ray spectra no