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Aluminotaipingite-(CeCa)

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Aluminotaipingite-(CeCa)

Rare Mineral

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Description
Locality: 
Casette Quarry, Montoso Quarries, Bagnolo Piemonte, Cuneo Province, Piedmont, Italy
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2.4 × 1 × 1.4 cm
Description

Fine and very rare specimen with lots of pink aluminotaipingite-(CeCa) crystal-aggregates on Matrix. Very richly decorated specimen. New mineral from 2022 (IMA no. 2022-126).

Specimen from type locality. Aluminotaipingite-(CeCa) is only known from ONE locality worldwide. Very rare.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Aluminotaipingite-(CeCa)

Formula: 
(Ce6Ca3)◻Al(SiO4)3[SiO3(OH)]4F3
Strunz: 
9.AG.
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
5
Colour: 
Light pink to pink or reddish
Streak: 
White

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