Mineral Information and Data:

Bindheimite
Pb2Sb5+2O7 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named after the German chemist, Johann J. Bindheim (1750-1825) who first analysed the mineral.

IMA status : Valid species (Pre-IMA 1868) Grandfathered
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
44.01.01.02  
  (44) Antimonates
  (44.01) (A)2 (X2 O6) (O,OH,F)
  (44.01.01) Stibiconite Group
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
04.DH.20
  (04) Oxides and Hydroxides
  (04.D) Metal:Oxygen = 1:2 and similar
  (04.DH) With large (+- medium-sized) cations; sheets of edge-sharing octahedra
  
Crystal system: Cubic System
Point group (H-M): m3m (or 4/m 3 2/m) — hexoctahedral
  
  
  

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