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Titanite With Riebeckite

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Titanite With Riebeckite

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Description
Locality: 
Mula Ghani Baba, Mohmad Agency, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Province, Pakistan
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
4.4 × 5.5 × 4 cm
Description

A very good and aesthetic specimen of  well terminated gemmy lustrous titanite hosts to riebeckite crystals over matrix.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Titanite

Formula: 
CaTi(SiO4)O
Strunz: 
9.AG.15
Hardness: 
5.0 - 5.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Titanite occurrence, Hauzenberg, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany

Riebeckite

Formula: 
◻[Na2][Fe2+3Fe3+2]Si8O22(
Strunz: 
9.DE.25
Hardness: 
5.0 - 5.5
Type Locality: 
Socotra Island, Adan Governorate, Yemen