kentrolite

kentrolite

[′ken·trə‚līt]
(mineralogy)
Pb2Mn2Si2O9 A dark reddish-brown mineral composed of a lead manganese silicate.
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Recently, plattnerite and kentrolite have been identified in old specimens from the locality.
He identified the yellow iron-rich end member, melanotekite, in specimens from a number of localities in the area (Merehead quarry, Coombe Farm quarry, and Wesley mine), and reported on the identification (by the Natural History Museum, London) of the black manganese-rich end member, kentrolite, in a specimen from the Higher Pitts mine (Kingsbury collection, No.