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Carpholite

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Carpholite

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Description
Locality: 
Sengelbach Valley, Biesenrode, Mansfeld, Harz, Saxony - Anhalt, Germany
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
7.6 × 4.1 × 1.9 cm
Weight: 
58.00gr
Description

A beautiful specimen of Carpholite, an aluminum and manganese hydroxyl silicate, it is a fibrous piece, with acicular crystallization of a soft green color housed on a rocky matrix. A great general display of this attractive and hard to find material from this historic region of Biesenrode

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Carpholite

Formula: 
Mn2+Al2(Si2O6)(OH)4
Strunz: 
9.DB.05
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
5.0 - 5.5
Colour: 
Yellow
Type Locality: 
Horní Slavkov (Schlaggenwald), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic

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- Colour may vary due to the camera sensor.