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Hambergite With Topaz & Elbaite

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Hambergite With Topaz & Elbaite

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Description
Locality: 
Yuldow Hury, Rundu, Baltistan, Gilgit-Baltistan, Pakistan
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3 × 2.9 × 1 cm
Largest Crystal: 
1.30cm
Description

Good combination specimen of  hambergite , topaz and elbaite.

There is no damage in this specimen.

 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Hambergite

Formula: 
Be2(BO3)(OH)
Strunz: 
6.AB.05
Hardness: 
7.5
Type Locality: 
Salbutangen, Helgeroa, Langesundsfjorden, Larvik, Vestfold, Norway

Topaz

Formula: 
Al2(SiO4)(F,OH)2
Strunz: 
9.AF.35
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal
Hardness: 
8.0
Streak: 
White

Elbaite

Formula: 
Na(Li1.5Al1.5)Al6(Si6O18)(BO3)3(OH)3(OH)
Strunz: 
9.CK.05
Hardness: 
7.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Fonte del Prete, San Piero in Campo, Campo nell'Elba, Elba Island, Livorno Province, Tuscany, Italy...
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