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Chalcosiderite & Ilmenorutile

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Chalcosiderite & Ilmenorutile

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Description
Locality: 
Schneckenstein, Kielberg, Klingenthal, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.1 × 1.7 × 1.7 cm
Weight: 
12.00gr
Description

Quartz matrix with blue green chalcosiderite-turquoise in association with dark ilmenorutile crystals. e11

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Chalcosiderite

Formula: 
Cu(Fe3+,Al)6(PO4)4(OH)8·4H2O
Strunz: 
8.DD.15
Crystal System: 
Triclinic
Hardness: 
4.5
Type Locality: 
Phoenix United Mine, Minions, Linkinhorne, Liskeard District, Cornwall, England, UK

Ilmenorutile

Variety Of: 

Rutile

Formula: 
TiO2
Strunz: 
4.DB.05
Hardness: 
6.0 - 6.5
Formula: 
Fex(Nb,Ta)2x·4Ti1-xO2
Crystal System: 
Tetragonal
Hardness: 
6.0 - 6.5
Colour: 
Black
Type Locality: 
Vein No. 140 (Selyankino village), Buldym Lake, Vishnevye Mts (Vishnyovye; Cherry), Chelyabinsk Oblast', Southern Urals, Urals Region, Russia...

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