Dyscrasite R061043

Name: Dyscrasite
RRUFF ID: R061043
Ideal Chemistry: Ag3+xSb1-x (x ≈ 0.2)
Locality: Uranium mine no. 21, Pribram, Czech Republic
Source: Michael Scott S101314 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Metallic silver-white tarnished striated prismatic single crystals
Status: The identification of this mineral has been confirmed by X-ray diffraction.
Mineral Group: [ Allargentum (1) ]
Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R061043
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 10% of 150mW
RRUFF ID: R061043.1
Sample Description: Powder
Cell Refinement Output: a: 2.9982(3)Å    b: 5.1964(5)Å    c: 4.8133(3)Å
alpha: 90°    beta: 90°    gamma: 90°   Volume: 74.992(8)Å3    Crystal System: orthorhombic
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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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Output file from the Bruker D8 Advance instrument. Includes device headers and XY data.

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REFERENCES for Dyscrasite

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]

Beudant F S (1832) Deuxième genre. Antimoniure. Espèce unique. Discrase, in Traité Élémentaire de Minéralogie, 2nd Edition Paris 613-614   [view file]

Seng-jung L, Pinsker Z G (1960) An electron diffraction study of the Ag-Sb system in thin films, Soviet Physics - Crystallography, 5, 211-215   [view file]

Petruk W, Harris D C, Cabri L J, Stewart J W (1971) Characteristics of the silver-antimony minerals, The Canadian Mineralogist, 11, 187-195   [view file]

Scott J D (1976) Refinement of the crystal structure of dyscrasite, and its implications for the structure of allargentum, The Canadian Mineralogist, 14, 139-142   [view file]

Cipriani C, Corazza M, Mazzetti G (1996) Reinvestigation of natural silver antimonides, European Journal of Mineralogy, 8, 1347-1350

Ondruš P, Veselovský F, Gabašová A, Hloušek J, Šrein V, Vavrín I, Skála R, Sejkora J, Drábek M (2003) Primary minerals of the Jáchymov ore district, Journal of the Czech Geological Society, 48, 19-147   [view file]