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Scheelite

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Scheelite

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Description
Locality: 
Yaogangxian Mine, Hunan Province, China (Peoples Republic)
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
1.6 × 1.5 × 1.7 cm
Largest Crystal: 
1.70cm
Description

A lustrous translucent deep purple octahedral scheelite crystal with no matrix, the crystal fluoresces with bright blue-purple color under UV illumination.

Mineral Data
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Scheelite

Formula: 
Ca(WO4)
Strunz: 
7.GA.05
Crystal System: 
Tetragonal
Hardness: 
4.5 - 5.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Bispbergs Klack, Säter, Dalarna, Sweden
Oriental Minerals
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