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Malayaite On Varlamoffite

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Malayaite On Varlamoffite

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Description
Locality: 
Sungei Lah, Chenderiang, Balang Pandang, Perak, Malaysia
Class: 
Massive/Crystalline
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
1.5 × 2.2 × 2.2 cm
Description

Colorless, brightly fluorescent (shortwave UV) colorless grains of malayaite in altered cassiterite ore, with earthy yellow varlamoffite and other unidentified phases. This specimen was part of an educational collection assembled in the 1950s by a local teacher and comes from an abandoned, now underwater, mine that is regarded as the type locality for malayaite, the rare tin homologue of titanite.

Rare material, scarcely available to collectors. YSC specimen no. 3283

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Malayaite

Formula: 
CaSn(SiO4)O
Strunz: 
9.AG.15
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Type Locality: 
Sungei Lah (Sungei Lok), Chenderiang, Balang Padang, Perak, Malaysia

Varlamoffite

Formula: 
(Sn,Fe)(O,OH)2
Strunz: 
4.DB.05
Hardness: 
6 - 6.5
Colour: 
Yellow
Streak: 
Light Yellow
Type Locality: 
Kalima, Maniema, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaïre)

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