• Henmilite on Calcite
  • Henmilite on Calcite
  • Henmilite on Calcite
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Henmilite on Calcite

ID: CC736
A white Calcite matrix studded with Henmilite, a rare Calcium Copper hydroxyborate (for full information see mindat). The crystals measure to 3mm and are Triclinic pinacoidal in form, deep violet blue with a vitreous luster. This locality is the type locality for Henmilite. A contrasting aesthetic combination of minerals that displays very well.

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 5.0 × 2.5 cm
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Locality
Fuka Mine, Bicchu-cho, Takahashi, Okayama Prefecture, Japan, Asia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Henmilite

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