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Brazilianite On Albite

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Brazilianite On Albite

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Description
Locality: 
Telírio Claim, Linópolis, Divino das Laranjeiras, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
7.5 × 5 × 2.7 cm
Weight: 
91.00gr
Description

Very gemmy, double terminated brazilianite crystals on albite from Telirio Mine, Linopolis, Minas Gerais, Brazil. From a discovery around 2000, near the original 1940's brazilianite deposit, these newer specimens feature more elongated crystals closely associated with albite. Perfect terminated crystals. some small tips on the edge.

B13-8

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Brazilianite

Formula: 
NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4
Strunz: 
8.BK.05
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
5.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Córrego Frio mine, Linópolis, Divino das Laranjeiras, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil

Albite

Formula: 
NaAlSi3O8
Strunz: 
9.FA.35
Crystal System: 
Triclinic
Hardness: 
6.0 - 6.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Finnbo (Finbo), Falun, Dalarna, Sweden

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