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Gypsum var. selenite

#PD32189

Gypsum var. selenite

#PD32189
Availability
Sold
Price
$40.00
Size
14 x 7 x 2 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
CaSO4·2H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Annabel Lee mine, Hardin Co., Illinois, United States

Just to round out your southern Illinois suite of minerals, we threw in this specimen. It's just Gypsum - variety selenite and is waterclear with a bit of Fluorite clinging to the edge.

Gypsum

Formula
CaSO4·2H2
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, Crystalline - Coarse, Massive - Fibrous 
Cleavage
Perfect, Distinct, Distinct 
Luster
Pearly 
Color
white, colorless, yellowish white, greenish white, brown 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Fibrous 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
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