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Locality: Långban, Värmland, Sweden.
Occurrence: Associated minerals are: hematite (specular), calcite and magnussonite.
General appearance: Aggregates of micaceous plates covering an area of 15 × 10 mm.
Physical, chemical and crystallographic properties: Luster: resinous to submetallic. Diaphaneity: opaque but translucent on thin...