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Pollucite

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Pollucite

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Description
Locality: 
Mawi, Nuristan Province, Afghanistan
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
7 × 14 × 10 cm
Description

A very nice large plate of feldspar having undamage pulucite crystals cluster .

The pollucite crystall having naturally etching at front and back termination.

A very nice large platy specimen of rare pollucite.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Pollucite

Formula: 
(Cs,Na)2(Al2Si4O12)·2H2O
Strunz: 
9.GB.05
Hardness: 
6.5
Streak: 
white
Type Locality: 
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