Moving mountains for you
Switch currency

Current Live Auctions

Current Live Fixed Price Sales

Meurigite & Lipscombite

Views:
Watches:
SER142980

Meurigite & Lipscombite

Description Tabs

Description
Locality: 
Navidad Mine, Abasolo, Rodeo Municipality, Durango, Mexico
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
4.5 × 3.5 × 2 cm
Description

Numerous yellow tufts of meurigite with green balls of lipscombite

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Meurigite

Synonym Of: 

Meurigite-K

Formula: 
KFe3+8(PO4)6(OH)7·6.5H2O
Strunz: 
8.DJ.20
Hardness: 
3.0

Meurigite-Na

Formula: 
NaFe3+8(PO4)6(OH)7·6.5H2O
Strunz: 
8.DJ.20
Hardness: 
0.0

Lipscombite

Formula: 
Fe2+Fe3+2(PO4)2(OH)2
Strunz: 
8.BB.90
Hardness: 
0.0
Type Locality: 
Sapucaia Mine (Proberil mine), Sapucaia do Norte, Galiléia, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Item Toolbox