Cannizzarite, Tetrahedrite, Siderite

Specimen ID: Y3Y-93N

Mineral(s)
Cannizzarite : Pb48Bi56S132
Tetrahedrite : Cu6(Cu4X2)Sb4S13
Siderite : FeCO3
Locality
Mindat locality:
Dimensions
135mm x 80mm x 70mm
Events

Photo added to mindat.org

A hand specimen (overall 13.5 x 8.0 x 7.0 cm) covered by Siderite petals with lustrous, blackish crystals of Bournonite (up to 15 mm), multifaceted crystals of black Tetrahedrite (to 37 mm) (see additional photos)) and two spots (each ca. 2 cm wide) of densely packed, minute flattened crystals of light grey Cannizzarite and Cosalite (authenticated by SEM-EDX; see SEM photos); Purchased in Ste Marie aux Mines show 2016. JFC collection and photograph.
Jean-Francois Carpentier - 10th July 2016

Photo added to mindat.org

A hand specimen (overall 13.5 x 8.0 x 7.0 cm) covered by Siderite petals showing lustrous, blackish crystals of Bournonite (up to 15 mm; not shown on this photo), multifaceted crystals of black Tetrahedrite (to 37 mm) and two spots (each ca. 2 cm wide) of densely packed, minute flattened crystals of light grey Cannizzarite and Cosalite (authenticated by SEM-EDX; see SEM photos); Purchased in Ste Marie aux Mines show 2016. JFC collection and photograph.
Jean-Francois Carpentier - 10th July 2016

Photo added to mindat.org

A hand specimen (overall 13.5 x 8.0 x 7.0 cm) covered by Siderite petals showing lustrous, blackish crystals of Bournonite (up to 15 mm; not shown on this photo), multifaceted crystals of black Tetrahedrite (to 37 mm) (see additional photos)) and two spots (each ca. 2 cm wide) of densely packed, minute flattened crystals of light grey Cannizzarite and Cosalite (authenticated by SEM-EDX; see SEM photos); Purchased in Ste Marie aux Mines show 2016. JFC collection and photograph.
Jean-Francois Carpentier - 10th July 2016
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