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Sample n° 4290

Minerals found in the sample
Mineral Formula Category Subcategory Importance
CHALCOPYRITE CuFeS2 sulfides and sulfosalts sulfides major
COVELLITE CuS sulfides and sulfosalts sulfides major
MOLYBDENITE MoS2 sulfides and sulfosalts sulfides major
BORNITE Cu5FeS4 sulfides and sulfosalts sulfides minor
GOETHITE FeO(OH) oxides and hydroxides - minor
LIMONITE FeO(OH)•nH2O oxides and hydroxides - minor
PYRITE FeS2 sulfides and sulfosalts sulfides minor
SPHALERITE ZnS sulfides and sulfosalts sulfides minor
TENNANTITE Cu12As4S13 sulfides and sulfosalts sulfosalts minor
Description
Description: massive
Origin
Country: Congo (RDC)       Region: Katanga       Locality: Kipushi
Specification
Donors Polinard Sampling year
Donation year 1954 Registration date
 
Quantity 1 Dimension code 1>2>3 3
Size 2 Quality code 1>2>3 2
 
Holotype no Thin section yes
Paratype no Chemical analysis yes
Radioactive no X-Ray spectra no