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Turquoise & Cyrilovite

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Turquoise & Cyrilovite

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Description
Locality: 
Lake Boga Granite Quarry, Victoria, Australia
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
7.8 × 6 × 3.2 cm
Description

A seies of interlinking cavities in granite has a fine coating of blue green sphericals of turquoise with one larger cavity with a rich coverage of yellow cyrilovite

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Turquoise

Formula: 
Cu(Al,Fe3+)6(PO4)4(OH)8·4H2O
Strunz: 
8.DD.15
Crystal System: 
Triclinic
Hardness: 
5.0 - 6.0

Cyrilovite

Formula: 
NaFe3+3(PO4)2(OH)4·2H2O
Strunz: 
8.DL.10
Crystal System: 
Tetragonal
Hardness: 
4.0
Streak: 
Yellow
Type Locality: 
Cyrilov phosphate pegmatite (Cyrillhof), Velké Meziříčí, Vysočina Region, Moravia (Mähren; Maehren), Czech Republic
Earthstones Australia

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