Ganomalite





 Location Found: Franklin
     
 
 Year Discovered: 1876
     
 Formula: Pb9Ca5Mn(Si2O7)4(SiO4)O
 Essential Elements: Calcium, Lead, Manganese, Oxygen, Silicon
 All Elements in Formula: Calcium, Lead, Manganese, Oxygen, Silicon
     
 IMA Status: Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered"
     
     
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 References:
Dunn, Pete J. (1995). Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits. Franklin, NJ.: The Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society. p.410


The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
View IssueV. 33, No. 1 - Spring 1992, pg. 20The Lead Silicate Minerals of Franklin, New Jersey: an SEM Survey, Herb Yeates, Ganomalite
View IssueV. 28, No. 1 - Spring 1987, pg. 25Mineral Notes Research Reports, The Margarosanite Assemblage, Ganomalite
View IssueV. 26, Combined Issue 1985, pg. 13Mineral Notes Research Reports, Ganomalite
View IssueV. 20, No. 1 - March 1979, pg. 6New Minerals - Ganomalite
     
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