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Jeremejevite

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Jeremejevite

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Description
Locality: 
Erongo Mountains, Karibib, Erongo Region, Namibia
Size Range: 
Thumbnail (1-3cm)
Size: 
2.3 × 0.4 × 0.2 cm
Description

Jeremejevite is amongst the rarest of gemstones and those that come from Namibia are considered the finest. These are gem-quality pieces that can even be cut. The measurements given is for the largest of the 3 pieces .

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Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Jeremejevite

Formula: 
Al6(BO3)5(F,OH)3
Strunz: 
6.AB.15
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Hardness: 
7.0
Type Locality: 
Soktuj Gora (Mount Soktuj), Adun-Cholon Range, Nerchinsk Gem mines, Nerchinsk (Nertschinsk), Chitinskaya Oblast', Transbaikalia (Zabaykalye), Eastern-Siberian Region, Russia...