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Cornubite & Olivenite

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Cornubite & Olivenite

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Description
Locality: 
Wallace Gully, Arkaroola, South Australia, Australia
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
1.2 × 5.5 × 3.9 cm
Description

Bright olive green olivenite crystals radiate out at all angles from a sawn quartzite matrix, scattered amongst the olivenite are grape like bundles of blue green cornubite

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Cornubite

Formula: 
Cu5(AsO4)2(OH)4
Strunz: 
8.BD.30
Crystal System: 
Triclinic Probably
Hardness: 
4.0 - 0.0
Type Locality: 
Wheal Carpenter, Fraddam, Gwinear-Gwithian, St Erth - Gwithian Area, Cornwall, England, UK

Olivenite

Formula: 
Cu2(AsO4)(OH)
Strunz: 
8.BB.30
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
3.0
Type Locality: 
Carharrack Mine, St Day United Mines (Poldice Mines), Gwennap, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK
Earthstones Australia

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