Moving mountains for you
Switch currency

Current Live Auctions

Current Live Fixed Price Sales

Saléeite & Opal Var Hyalite

Views:
Watches:
CSW184507

Saléeite & Opal Var Hyalite

Fluorescent

Description Tabs

Description
Locality: 
Minas Gerais, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
4.3 × 2.5 × 1.3 cm
Description

Matrix with one face showing yellow saleeite crystals with a coverage of transparent hyalite opal which shows the characteristic bright green colour under both long and short wave UV light.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Saléeite

Formula: 
Mg(UO2)2(PO4)2·10H2O
Strunz: 
8.EB.05
Hardness: 
2.0 - 3.0
Type Locality: 
Weißer Hirsch Mine (Shaft 3), Neustädtel, Schneeberg District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany

Opal

Formula: 
SiO2·nH2O
Strunz: 
4.DA.10
Hardness: 
5.5 - 6.5
Streak: 
White

Hyalite

Variety Of: 

Opal

Formula: 
SiO2·nH2O
Strunz: 
4.DA.10
Hardness: 
5.5 - 6.5
Formula: 
SiO2·nH2O
Hardness: 
5.5 - 6.5
Streak: 
white

Seller Information

Payment options: offline, paypal_wpp, paypal_wps

Seller's terms and conditions

Thank you for viewing my auctions. It goes without saying that maintaining high standards in both specimen quality and customer service are extremely important to me. If for any reason you are not happy with any aspect of your transaction then please let me know as soon as possible, ideally within 1 week of receiving your specimen. I will happily do all in my power to resolve the situation to your satisfaction. If your specimen is damaged upon delivery simply send me some photos to verify this and I'll provide you with a full refund or a replacement specimen, whichever you prefer. 

Item Toolbox