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Bjarebyite

#PD40415

Bjarebyite

#PD40415
Availability
Sold
Size
1 x 1 x 1 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
BaMn2+2Al2(PO4)3(OH)3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Palermo mine, Groton, Grafton Co., New Hampshire, United States
Tagged
phosphate , pegmatite mineral

This is an exceptional specimen of Bjarebyite, a mineral which can easily be confused with Perloffite or even Dickinsonite (now an Arrojadite). The cluster here is 2mm, terminated and is a dark green.

Type Locality

Bjarebyite

Formula
BaMn2+2Al2(PO4)3(OH)3 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Acicular, Striated, Prismatic 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, None 
Luster
Subadamantine 
Color
emerald green 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
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