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Hammarite Mineral Data

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General Hammarite Information

Help on Chemical  Formula: Chemical Formula: Pb2Cu2Bi4S9 (?)
Help on Composition: Composition: Molecular Weight = 1,666.01 gm
   Copper    7.63 %  Cu
   Bismuth  50.18 %  Bi
   Lead     24.87 %  Pb
   Sulfur   17.32 %  S
           100.00 % 
Help on Empirical Formula: Empirical Formula: Pb2Cu2Bi4S9
Help on Environment: Environment: In hydrothermal veins.
Help on IMA Status: IMA Status: Valid Species (Pre-IMA) 1924
Help on Locality: Locality: Gladhammer, Province of Kalmar, Sweden. Link to MinDat.org Location Data.
Help on Name Origin: Name Origin: Named after its locality.
Help on Name Pronunciation: Name Pronunciation: Hammarite + Pronunciation Say HAMMARITE
Help on Synonym: Synonym: ICSD 60156
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