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Gem Crystal

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Locality: 
NChwaning I Mine, Kuruman, Kalahari, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5 × 4.2 × 2.2 cm
Description

Very nice inesite warm golden brown champaigne color specimen with rather acicular needle like crystals on thin matrix. This is a fragile fine specimen ...
35 gr

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Formula: 
Ca2(Mn,Fe)7Si10O28(OH)2·5H2O
Strunz: 
9.DL.05
Hardness: 
5.5 - 6.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Hilfe Gottes Mine, Oberscheld, Dillenburg, Dillenburg District, Hesse, Germany
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