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Sample n° 66

Minerals found in the sample
Mineral Formula Category Subcategory Importance
HEMATITE Fe2O3 oxides and hydroxides - major
MAGNETITE Fe2+Fe3+2O4 oxides and hydroxides spinel major
GOETHITE FeO(OH) oxides and hydroxides - minor
Description: blocks of oxidized ore
  • Country: Congo (RDC)
  • Region: Bas-Congo
  • Locality: Tshela, Mont Sali
  • Donors: Diederich
    Donation year: 1899
  • Sampling year:
    Registration date:
  • Quantity: 2
    Size: 2
  • Dimension code 1>2>3: 3
    Quality code 1>2>3: 1
  • Holotype: no
    Paratype: no
    Radioactive: no
  • Thin section: no
    Chemical analysis: no
    X-Ray spectra: no