University of Hamburg Mineralogical Museum of the University of Hamburg
Mineral name
 
Vincentite
Inclusions up to 40 µm in an iron-rich platinum grain (arrow)
Hölzel-No.
 
2.AC.100
Type of specimen
 
HT
IMA-No. / Accepted
 
1974
Chemical formula
 
(Pd,Pt)3(As,Sb,Te)
Type locality
 
Borneo, Riam Kanan River, Au-Pt-placer
Associated minerals
 
Vincentite inclusions in iron-rich platinum grain
Collection
 
Mineralogisches Museum - Universität Hamburg
Contact person
 
Prof. Dr. Jochen Schlüter
Catalogue−No. / Site
 
Keine / Tresor des Museums
Nature of 
type specimen

 
Polished section
References

Vincentite, a new palladium mineral from south-east Borneo.
Stumpfl, E.F. und Tarkian, M. (1974)
Mineralogical Magazine, 39, 525-527

New data on vincentite.
Tarkian, M., Klaska, K.-H. und Stumpfl, E.F. (2002)
The Canadian Mineralogist, 40, 457-461
Notes / Further information

 
Last update 08. December 2017 by R. Kurtz Imprint (german)