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Elbaite On Albite

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Elbaite On Albite

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Description
Locality: 
Kanakana Village, Darra-I-Pech Pegmatite Field, Nangarhar Province, Afghanistan
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2.6 × 2 × 1.4 cm
Description

A single gemmy clear , terminated elbaite crystal grading from pink at the base to light green at the termination, sloops elegantly over a matrix of albite variety cleavelandite bladed crystals

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

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...

Albite

Formula: 
NaAlSi3O8
Strunz: 
9.FA.35
Crystal System: 
Triclinic
Hardness: 
6.0 - 6.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Finnbo (Finbo), Falun, Dalarna, Sweden
Earthstones Australia

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