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Nepheline

#PD39864

Nepheline

#PD39864
Availability
Sold
Size
12 x 6 x 2.5 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
KNa3(AlSiO4)4 (RRUFF)
Locality
Davis Hill, Dungannon Twp., Hastings Co., Ontario, Canada

This is a plate full of blockly creamy white to red stained Nepheline crystals to 1.8mm in size. The locality is famous for the production of large crystals.

Nepheline

Formula
KNa3(AlSiO4)4 
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Massive - Granular, Prismatic 
Cleavage
Poor, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Greasy 
Color
white, gray, brown, brownish gray, reddish white 
Streak
white 
Class
Hexagonal - Pyramidal 
Fracture
Sub Conchoidal 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
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