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Mixed Minerals

Friday, 16 December 2016 05:00 PM

Introducing the "Mixed Minerals" gallery which is part of our New Additions galleries. This gallery contains mineral specimens for sale including aragonite, and mooreite and more from places like Touissit dist., Oujda-Angad prov., Oriental, Morocco, and Sterling Hill mine, Ogdensburg, Sussex Co., New Jersey, United States.

Aragonite

on Galena - #PD45993
Locality
Touissit dist., Oujda-Angad prov., Oriental, Morocco 
Formula
CaCO3 
Availability
Available
Price
$30.00
Size
10 x 9 x 3 cm - Cabinet 
Tagged
carbonate  

Interesting colorless to white to green compact crystals of Aragonite in weird blebs on matrix.


Aragonite

Formula
CaCO3 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Pseudo Hexagonal, Columnar, Fibrous 
Cleavage
Distinct, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, white, gray, yellowish white, reddish white 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Sub Conchoidal 
Hardness
3.5-4 
Collection
Phillips Collection
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Mooreite

#DC44896
Locality
Sterling Hill mine, Ogdensburg, Sussex Co., New Jersey, United States 
Formula
Mg15(SO4)2(OH)26·8H2
Availability
Available
Price
$35.00
Size
4 x 3 x 3 cm - Miniature 
Special Info
Type Locality 

Yellowish brown, translucent, platy Mooreite covering face of specimen.


Mooreite

Formula
Mg15(SO4)2(OH)26·8H2
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, Platy 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, white 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Hardness
Collection
Cooke Collection
Special Info
Type Locality
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