Jordanite R070723

Name: Jordanite
RRUFF ID: R070723
Ideal Chemistry: Pb14As6S23
Locality: Lengenbach quarry, Binntal, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland
Source: Michael Scott S102054 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Lead-gray metallic pseudohexagonal crystal in dolomite vug
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by single-crystal X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Group: [ Geocronite (1) ]
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R070723
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 25% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R070723.9
Sample Description: Single crystal, powder profile is calculated
Cell Refinement Output: a: 8.925(8)Å    b: 31.99(3)Å    c: 8.456(7)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 117.77(2)°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 2136(3)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 Jordanite

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]

vom Rath G (1864) Mineralogische Mittheilungen. III. Der Jordanit, Annalen der Physik und Chemie, 122, 371-408   [view file]

Burkart-Baumann I, Ottemann J, Nicolini P (1967) Mineralogische Untersuchungen an Jordanit, Semseyit und Cesarolith von drei tunesischen Blei-Zink-Lagerstätten, Chemie der Erde, 26, 256-270

Ito T, Nowacki W (1974) The crystal structure of jordanite, Pb28As12S46, Zeitschrift für Kristallographie, 139, 161-185   [view file]

Roth P (2007) Jordanite, in Minerals first discovered in Switzerland and minerals named after Swiss individuals Kristallografik Verlag Achberg Germany 92-93

Biagioni C, Dini A, Orlandi P, Moëlo Y, Pasero M, Zaccarini F (2016) Lead-antimony sulfosalts from Tuscany (Italy). XX. Members of the jordanite-geocronite series from the Pollone mine, Valdicastello Carducci: Occurrence and crystal structures, Minerals, 6, 15   [link]   [view file]

Apopei A I, Damian G, Buzgar N, Buzatu A, Andráš P, Milovska S (2017) The determination of the Sb/As content in natural tetrahedrite-tennantite and bournonite-seligmannite solid solution series by Raman spectroscopy, Mineralogical Magazine, 81, 1439-1456

Makovicky E (2019) Algorithms for calculations of homologue order N in the homologous series of sulfosalts, European Journal of Mineralogy, 31, 83-97