Gem, Rock, and Mineral Postage Stamps Featuring
Kasolite


Mineral Name: Kasolite
Composition: Hydrated lead uranyl silicate
Nomenclature: Named after the mineral's type locality, Kasolo, Zaire.
Industrial Uses: Lead ore; uranium ore.
Additional Notes: Radioactive, due to the presence of uranium.



Comoro Islands Scott 930h
Kasolite
Comoro Islands
Scott 930h
375 francs
1998

The stamp shows a natural, unpolished specimen.



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