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Brookite & Albite

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Brookite & Albite

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Description
Locality: 
Rifflkees, Salzburg, Austria
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.4 × 3.2 × 5.2 cm
Description

A smaller sized specimen. This comes with an old handwritten label naming it as brookite. However, I am not 100% sure this is correct.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Brookite

Formula: 
TiO2
Strunz: 
4.DD.10
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
5.5 - 6.0
Type Locality: 
Twll Maen Grisial, Fron Olau, Prenteg, Gwynedd (Caernarvonshire), Wales, UK

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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