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Muscovite

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Description
Locality: 
Brandberg West Mine, Brandberg, Dâures, Erongo Region, Namibia
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
4.7 × 4.5 × 2.5 cm
Largest Crystal: 
1.00cm
Weight: 
61.00gr
Description

The wonderful thick flakes of crystals of this muscovite specimen appear to be dusty gold in colour and appear scale like on this specimen from Brandberg North. ..

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Muscovite

Formula: 
KAl2(AlSi3O10)(OH)2
Strunz: 
9.EC.15
Hardness: 
2.5
Streak: 
White