Vanadinite


Composition: Pb5(VO4)3Cl
Crystal System : Hexagonal
Lustre : Sub-adamantine, resinous
Hardness : 2.5-3.0
Specific Gravity : 6.88
References: Keller (1984)

Occurrence

  • Supergene
  • 1st Oxidation Zone
  • 2nd Oxidation Zone

Notable Finds

On 28 Level, in the late 1980s, (Rob Bowell, private communication to M.Southwood, 2014)