Stibnite, valentinite and yellow translucent sulfur

Xikuangshan Sb deposit, Lengshuijiang Co., Hunan

Stibnite, valentinite and yellow translucent sulfur
Stibnite, valentinite and yellow translucent sulfur
Stibnite, valentinite and yellow translucent sulfur
Stibnite, valentinite and yellow translucent sulfur
Stibnite, valentinite and yellow translucent sulfur
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Article codeIV.C.0120.001

Large stibnite crystal up to 150 mm long partly coated with a brown alteration probably stibiconite, white valentinite and scattered yellow translucent sulfur crystals up to 2 mm. Weighs approximately 0,120 kilogramme.

Specimen from world's largest antimony deposit, located in the northern part of the Xiangzhong Basin near Lengshuijiang City. The deposit covers an area of about 16 km2 and comprises several orebodies. The northern unit produces mixed oxide and sulfide such as stibiconite (Sb3O6(OH)) and the southern one produces stibnite.