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Liroconite

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Liroconite

Ex Eberhard Henkel (Germany)

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Description
Locality: 
Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, United Kingdom
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2.8 × 2.4 × 1.6 cm
Description

Wonderful small specimen, very rich in small liroconite crystals all over the specimen.

Ex Eberhard Henkel, Germany collection

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Liroconite

Formula: 
Cu2Al(AsO4)(OH)4·4H2O
Strunz: 
8.DF.20
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
2.0 - 2.5
Type Locality: 
Wheal Gorland, St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), Gwennap, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
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