BGS mineralogy and petrology collection record

Sample number RC1094/1; UG3598;
Sample Donor Not entered
Rock name 'Original entry: Mineral Sample'
Stratigraphy Not entered
Comments Concentrate of tantalite (niobate and tantalate of iron and manganese). Streak black, lustre sub-metallic, colour brownish/black, opague. UG 3598.
Locality details Tantalite. Buffalo Tin Mines, Choma, Northern Rhodesia.
50k map sheet Not entered
Map reference Not entered
Year collected
Bore name Not applicable
Confidentiality No restrictions