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Datolite & Orientite

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Datolite & Orientite

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Description
Locality: 
Cerchiara Mine, Borghetto Vara, Vara Valley, La Spezia Province, Liguria, Italy
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
2.5 × 3.7 × 4.7 cm
Description

rare example of datolite from the cerchiara mine, white hyaline crystals of about 1mm in association with brown-colored orient, rich piece. jasper matrix
personal find

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Datolite

Formula: 
Ca(HBSiO5)
Strunz: 
9.AJ.20
Hardness: 
5.0 - 5.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Nødebro Mine (Nøddebro), Arendal Iron Mines, Arendal, Aust-Agder, Norway

Orientite

Formula: 
Ca2Mn2+Mn3+2(Si3O10)(OH)4
Strunz: 
9.BJ.05
Hardness: 
4.0 - 5.0
Type Locality: 
Firmeza District, Santiago de Cuba Province, Cuba

Seller Information

Payment options: offline, paypal_wpp, paypal_wps

Seller's terms and conditions

90% of the samples sold are Ligurian and found by me

Response time: the seller will reply to questions and purchase requests within 24 hours via the e-Rocks contact and invoice system. Contact me directly on fabryfrancy2006@libero.it

payments:
if the mineral is shown different from the one presented, I assure the full refund of the purchase.
the entire transaction must be the currency requested in the invoice I
Paypal payments are welcomed. Do it to: fabryfrancy2006@libero.it

Seller Shipping Policy:
Shipping costs are intended for Certified Mail. If you prefer the cheaper ordinary mail please ask.
Shipping discount is possible by combining multiple items.
In any case only the actual cost will be billed.
Packaging will be made with great care in order to avoid damage during shipping.

- Once the sellers receives your payment, the specimens will be packed and sent in reasonable time (2 - 3 day)
Remember: contact me on fabryfrancy2006@libero.it for any questions.

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