Becquerelite With Studtite, Rutherfordine and Fourmarierite on Uranophane
Shinkolobwe Mine, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo, TYPE LOCALITY for Becquerelite, Studite and Fourmarierite.
Small Cabinet, 6.5 x 2.5 x 1.2 cm
A rare large plate of well-crystallized Becquerelite crystals up to 1.5 mm on a bed of Uranophane. Some small rosettes of Studtite are dispersed upon the Becquerelite. Some small red hexagonal Fourmarierite crystals are associated as well as beige Rutherfordine sprays. Collected at least 50 years ago.