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Euclase

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Locality: 
Bocaiúva, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.2 × 1.8 × 1.7 cm
Description

You will hardly ever find a single euclase crystal of this incredible size of 5.2 cm!
This very appealing specimen shows rainbow colored reflections and a very nice striation on both sides. The termination is practically perfect and highly lustrous. You would not be missing this specimen in your collection!

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Euclase

Formula: 
BeAl(SiO4)(OH)
Strunz: 
9.AE.10
Hardness: 
7.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Ouro Preto, Iron Quadrangle, Minas Gerais, Brazil
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