Palladium R070339

Name: Palladium
RRUFF ID: R070339
Ideal Chemistry: Pd
Locality: Gongo Soco mine, Quadrilátero Ferrífero, Minas Gerais; Southeast, Brazil
Source: Michael Scott S105927 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Light gray metallic grain
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Copper (13) ]
Sample Description: Unoriented sample, Raman spectra forbidden due to symmetry

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RRUFF ID: R070339
Sample Description: Unoriented sample, Raman spectra forbidden due to symmetry
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 100% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Palladium

American Mineralogist Crystal Structure Database Record: [view record]

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