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Sklodowskite & Gypsum

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Sklodowskite & Gypsum

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Description
Locality: 
Mine #18, Paleokamariza, Lavrion District, Attiki Prefecture, Greece
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
17 × 12 × 10.5 cm
Largest Crystal: 
0.80cm
Weight: 
1 610.00gr
Description

Superb bright yellow radiating and very well formed Sklodowskite acicular crystals on a matrix rich in Gypsum, with small clusters forming small 'Ram's Horn' crystals, the main Sklodowskite cluster is 0.80cm in diameter. High quality specimen and beautiful crystals

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Sklodowskite

Formula: 
Mg(UO2)2[HSiO4]2·5H2O
Strunz: 
9.AK.10
Hardness: 
2.0 - 3.0
Streak: 
Yellow
Type Locality: 
Shinkolobwe Mine (Kasolo Mine), Shinkolobwe, Katanga Copper Crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)

Gypsum

Formula: 
CaSO4·2H2O
Strunz: 
7.CD.40
Hardness: 
2.0
Streak: 
White.

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