Richelsdorfite R130552



Name: Richelsdorfite
RRUFF ID: R130552
Ideal Chemistry: Ca2Cu5Sb5+(AsO4)4(OH)6Cl·6H2O
Locality: Silberberg, Brixlegg, Austria
Source: Bob Jenkins [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Platy blue crystals, with a 2-fold twin around [110]
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed only by single crystal X-ray diffraction.
RAMAN SPECTRUM 
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
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RRUFF ID: R130552
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
POWDER DIFFRACTION 
RRUFF ID: R130552.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 14.134(5)Å    b: 14.216(6)Å    c: 13.555(7)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 101.28(2)°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 2671.2(8)Å3    Crystal System: monoclinic
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Richelsdorfite

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

Anthony J W, Bideaux R A, Bladh K W, and Nichols M C (1990) Handbook of Mineralogy, Mineral Data Publishing, Tucson Arizona, USA, by permission of the Mineralogical Society of America. [view file]

Süsse P, Schnorrer-Köhler G (1983) Richelsdorfit, Ca2Cu5Sb[Cl/(OH)6/(AsO4)4]·6H2O, ein neues mineral, Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte, 1983, 145-150

Dunn P J, Grice J D, Fleischer M, Pabst A (1984) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 69, 210-215   [view file]

Süsse P, Tillmann B (1987) The crystal structure of the new mineral richelsdorfite, Ca2Cu5Sb(Cl/(OH)6/(AsO4)4)·6H2O, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 179, 323-334   [view file]

Jambor J L, Pertsev N N, Roberts A C (1995) New mineral names, American Mineralogist, 80, 845-850   [view file]

Kolitsch U, Rieck B, Brandstätter F, Schreiber F, Fabritz K, Blaß G, Gröbner J (2014) Neufunde aus dem alten Bergbau und den Schlacken von Lavrion (I), Mineralien Welt, 1, 60-75