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painite; rough intergrown prismatic crystals, with minor margarite? and unidentified green mineral

Ohngaing, Mogok, Sagaing distirct, Mandalay Division, Burma unknown Small, but quite rich. Painite formerly appeared in the Guiness Book of Records as the rarest mineral on Earth, but in recent years, quite a lot of material has turned up.