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Axinite-(Fe)

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Axinite-(Fe)

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Description
Locality: 
Shigar District, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
4.5 × 3.9 × 2 cm
Description

An attractive well terminated gemmy perfect glassy lustrous axinite fe .No damage nice specimen, a very good axinite specimen from the locality.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Axinite-(Fe)

Formula: 
Ca2Fe2+Al2BSi4O15OH
Strunz: 
9.BD.20
Hardness: 
6.5 - 7.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
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