Jerrygibbsite R070726

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Name: Jerrygibbsite
RRUFF ID: R070726
Ideal Chemistry: Mn2+9(SiO4)4(OH)2
Locality: Parker Shaft, Franklin Mine, Franklin, Franklin Mining District, Sussex County, New Jersey, USA
Source: Michael Scott S104179 [view label]
Owner: RRUFF
Description: Pale pink interlocking anhedral grains associated with zincite, franklinite, and hodgkinsonite.
Status: The identification of this mineral is not yet confirmed.
Mineral Group: [ Humite (20) ]
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Sample Description: Unoriented sample

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RRUFF ID: R070726
Sample Description: Unoriented sample
Instrument settings: Thermo Almega XR 532nm @ 10% of 150mW
REFERENCES for Jerrygibbsite

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]

Dunn P J, Peacor D R, Simmons W B, Essene E J (1984) Jerrygibbsite, a new polymorph of Mn9(SiO4)4(OH)2 from Franklin, New Jersey, with new data on leucophoenicite, American Mineralogist, 69, 546-552   [view file]

Kato T, Ito Y, Hashimoto N (1989) The crystal structures of sonolite and jerrygibbsite, Neues Jahrbuch für Mineralogie, Monatshefte, 1989, 410-430