Moving mountains for you
Switch currency

Current Live Auctions

Current Live Fixed Price Sales

Nagashimalite

Views:
Watches:
BCK931511

Nagashimalite

Type Locality

Description Tabs

Description
Locality: 
Mogurazawa Mine, Kiryuu City, Gunma Prefecture, Honshu Island, Japan
Class: 
Massive/Crystalline
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2.7 × 1.9 × 1.6 cm
Description

You are bidding on a small sample with rare grains of nagashimalite in rhodonite matrix from the type locality. This mineral has not been found outside two localities in Japan! Very rare. 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Nagashimalite

Formula: 
Ba4(V,Ti)4B2Si8O27(O,OH)2Cl
Strunz: 
9.CE.20
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
6.0
Streak: 
green
Type Locality: 
Mogurazawa mine, Kiryuu City, Gunma Prefecture, Kanto Region, Honshu Island, Japan

Seller Information

Payment options: offline, paypal_wpp, paypal_wps