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Elbaite On Quartz

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Elbaite On Quartz

Ex J & S Mommers Collection.

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Description
Locality: 
Boa Vista Pegmatite, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.8 × 3.1 × 2.1 cm
Largest Crystal: 
3.00cm
Description

A flat laying translucent terminated quartz crystal is decorated with several terminated elbaite crystals to 3 cm. The individual crystals grade to almost colourless at their terminations.

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...

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
7.0
Streak: 
White
Earthstones Australia

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