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Alpeite

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Description
Locality: 
Monte Alpe Mine, Maissana, La Spezia Province, Liguria, Italy
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3 × 2 × 2 cm
Description

specimen with some very good tabular orange-brown crystals of alpeite on matrix from the type locality ( I am one of the author of this mineral)

c. 7591

Mineral Data
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Alpeite

Formula: 
Ca4Mn23+Al2(Mn3+Mg)(SiO4)2(Si3O10)(V5+O4)(OH)6
Group Parent: 
Ardennite Group
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Type Locality: 
Monte Alpe Mine, Tre Monti, Liguria, Italy

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