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Wollastonite with Andradite

#40792

Wollastonite with Andradite

#40792
Availability
Sold
Size
9 x 6 x 4.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
CaSiO3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Crestmore, Riverside Co., California, United States

White divergent groups of Wollastonite to 2.5cm with brown Andradite. This locality, Crestmore, is a skarn deposit, which usually has calc-silicate minerals such as these. I believe this place is a parking lot???

Wollastonite

Formula
CaSiO3 
Crystal System
Triclinic 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, short, prismatic; fibrous, compact, massive 
Cleavage
Perfect, Good 
Luster
Vitreous, pearly 
Color
White, grey, light green, pink, brown, red, yellow 
Streak
White 
Class
Pinacoidal 
Fracture
Irregular/Uneven 
Hardness
4.5-5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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