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Hydroxylherderite

$150.00   €131  £110.00 approx.  

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ID: CC17548
A creamy-buff-tan, 6 cm wide crystal of Hydroxylherderite with a number of attached smaller crystals, these to about 5 mm.  Hydroxylherderite is a relatively rare calcium-beryllium phosphate often found in pegmatites.  Its texture is porcelaneous and of an amorphous structure with a few chips and bruises present on some crystal faces and edges.  An interesting and good size Hydroxylherderite crystal from Barra do Salinas in Brazil.

Details

Dimensions
6.1 × 4.2 × 4.2 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides
Locality
Barra do Salinas, Coronel Murta, Jequitinhonha Valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Hydroxylherderite

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