RARE16B-151
Stibivanite (co-type locality) with Clinochlore on Dolomite
$200.00
Thumbnail, 3.25 x 1.75 x 1.0 cm
Buca della Vena mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Apuan Alps, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

A good specimen from a co-type locality! Minute, yellow-green crystals of stibivanite, an antimony vanadate, in vugs along a white dolomite veinlet in a gray matrix of clinochlore. The Buca della Vena mine was developed in a small magnetite-hematite-pyrite-barite orebody hosted in a metamorphosed dolomitic limestone and is the type locality for several mineral species. Ex. Paulo Matioli collection.

Order Now