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Magnesiocanutite Currierite Magnesiokoritnigite & Lavendulan

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Magnesiocanutite Currierite Magnesiokoritnigite & Lavendulan

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Description
Locality: 
Torrecillas Mine, Salar Grande, Iquique Province, Tarapacá Region, Chile
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5 × 4 × 4 cm
Description

amazing piece with red brown lustrous globular crystals of magnesiocanutite with several tufts of acicular currierite groups with bleu crystals of lavendulan and fantastic salomon group of magnesiokoritnigite. This is a very good piece with three locality types in the same piece

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Magnesiocanutite

Formula: 
NaMnMg2[AsO4]2[AsO2(OH)2]
Group Parent: 
Alluaudite
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Type Locality: 
Torrecillas Mine, El Tamarugal Province, Tarapacá Region, Chile

Currierite

Formula: 
Na4Ca3MgAl4(AsO3OH)12·9H2O
Crystal System: 
Hexagonal
Type Locality: 
Torrecillas Mine, El Tamarugal Province, Tarapacá Region, Chile

Magnesiokoritnigite

Formula: 
Mg(AsO3OH)·H2O
Hardness: 
3.0 - 0.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Torrecillas mine, Salar Grande, El Tamarugal Province, Tarapacá Region, Chile

Lavendulan

Formula: 
NaCaCu5(AsO4)4Cl·5H2O
Strunz: 
8.DG.05
Hardness: 
2.5
Type Locality: 
Jáchymov (St Joachimsthal), Jáchymov District (St Joachimsthal), Krušné Hory Mts (Erzgebirge), Karlovy Vary Region, Bohemia (Böhmen; Boehmen), Czech Republic

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