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Titanite & Byssolite

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RBR569925

Titanite & Byssolite

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Description
Locality: 
Rauris, Salzburg, Austria
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
6.5 × 5 × 4 cm
Description

Here we have a nice specimen with some very well developed crystals of sphene and some byssolite. Both minerals are classic alpine and good crystallized on this item. The sphene shows a beautiful green color with good luster in perfect termination. No damages.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Titanite

Formula: 
CaTi(SiO4)O
Strunz: 
9.AG.15
Hardness: 
5.0 - 5.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Titanite occurrence, Hauzenberg, Lower Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany

Byssolite

Variety Of: 

Amphibole Supergroup

Formula: 
AX2Z5((Si,Al,Ti)8O22)(OH,F,Cl,O)2
Hardness: 
0.0
Hardness: 
0.0
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