Gem, Rock, and Mineral Postage Stamps Featuring
Getchellite


Mineral Name: Getchellite
Composition: Arsenic antimony sulfide
Nomenclature: Named after the Getchell mine in Humbolt County, Nevada, where it was first described.
Industrial Uses: Ore of antimony.



Kyrgyzstan Scott 43
Getchellite
Kyrgyzstan
Scott 43
100 tyiyn
1 Dec 1994

The stamp shows a natural, unpolished specimen.



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