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Phosphophyllite

#PD33820

Phosphophyllite

#PD33820
Availability
Sold
Price
$45.00
Size
8 x 4 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Zn2Fe2+(PO4)2·4H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Cerro de Potosí, Potosí City, Potosí dept., Bolivia
Tagged
phosphate

Aqua green embedded crystals to 7mm with Pyrite. There is some cracking and decay in the Pyrite.

Phosphophyllite

Formula
Zn2Fe2+(PO4)2·4H2
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Druse 
Cleavage
Perfect, Distinct, Distinct 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
blue green, colorless, light green 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness
3-3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection

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