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Titanite

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MGR816636

Titanite

Floater

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Description
Locality: 
Felber Valley, Mittersill, Zell am See District, Salzburg, Austria
Class: 
Single Crystal
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.3 × 1.4 × 1.5 cm
Description

This is on very high relevance - the luster and texture of the faces are incredible good, this is the very best quality - and this region produced some of the very best titanites world-wide! The termination is razor sharp, the twinned crystal show this most attractive, intense green color (under daylight - not with backlight!). The crystal is developed as floater, bottom is healed! The color shows wonderful different steps of green and also the dimension is remarkable. An undamaged crystal in this size and quality could be valued for hundreds! A jewel from Alps!

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