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Elbaite

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Description
Locality: 
San Piero in Campo, Elba, Tuscany, Italy
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
6.5 × 4 × 3.5 cm
Largest Crystal: 
0.40cm
Description

Old time pegmatite specimen from the type locality showing several multicoloured, gemmy elbaites up to 4 mm. A real european classic.
 

Mineral Data
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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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