Mineral Information and Data:

Stolzite
PbWO4 [CNMNC approved formula]

Named after Joseph Alexis Stolz (1803-1896) from Teplice, Czechoslovakia.

IMA status : Valid species (Pre-IMA 1845) Grandfathered
CLASSIFICATION 
Dana
(8th edition) :
48.01.03.02  
  (48) Anhydrous Molybdates and Tungstates
  (48.01) where A XO4
  (48.01.03) Wulfenite Series
  
Nickel-Strunz
(10th edition) :
07.GA.05
  (07) Sulfates (selenates, tellurates, chromates, molybdates, wolframates)
  (07.G) Molybdates, Wolframates and Niobates
  (07.GA) Without additional anions or H2O
  
Crystal system: Tetragonal System
Point group (H-M): 4/m — dipyramidal
  
  
Polymorphism and Series: Dimorphous with raspite.
  
Other Properties: Gemstone Extremely Rare.

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