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32060: Stibiotantalite and Microcline - $22
Himalaya Mine, Mesa Grande District, San Diego County, California
Small cabinet - 6.0 x 2.2 x 2.2 cm
44 grams
Specimen status: Reserved   What does Reserved mean?
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A typical Himalaya Mine microcline crystal - grey, sublustrous, and naturally etched/pitted - hosts a flattened, brown stibiotantalite crystal group measuring 7 mm across. The stibiotantalite group is somewhat contacted, but terminations and striations are present. Stibiotantalite is a rare antimony tantalum niobium oxide, Sb(Ta,Nb)O4.






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