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Variscite

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Variscite

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Locality: 
Boa Vista Pegmatite, Conselheiro Pena, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
11.1 × 5.5 × 8.5 cm
Description

a large item with numerous vugs full of red, lustrous variscite crystals

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Variscite

Formula: 
AlPO4·2H2O
Strunz: 
8.CD.10
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Meßbach Quarry, Meßbach, Plauen, Vogtland, Saxony, Germany
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