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Chrysotile

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Description
Locality: 
Mina Teuler, Santa Olalla de Cala, Huelva, Andalusia, Spain
Class: 
Massive/Crystalline
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3 × 1.7 × 1.6 cm
Weight: 
10.00gr
Description

Very nice Chrysotile, with minor asbestos, specimen from a Spanish site little know. No specimens from this mine in the Spanish market.

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Chrysotile

Formula: 
Mg3(Si2O5)(OH)4
Strunz: 
9.ED.15
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic - Prismatic
Hardness: 
2.5
Colour: 
Green
Type Locality: 
Zloty Stok (Reichenstein), Ząbkowice District, Lower Silesia (Dolnośląskie), Poland
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