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Axinite-(Fe) with Epidote

#BM41887

Axinite-(Fe) with Epidote

#BM41887
Availability
Sold
Size
10 x 7 x 4 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
Ca4Fe2+2Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2 (RRUFF)
Locality
New Melones Dam, Calaveras Co., California, United States

Large cabinet specimen loaded with purplish brown bladed crystals with much damage on Epidote matrix.

Axinite-(Fe)

Formula
Ca4Fe2+2Al4[B2Si8O30](OH)2 
Crystal System
Triclinic 
Crystal Habit
Massive - Granular, Lamellar 
Cleavage
Distinct, Poor, Poor 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
brown, purplish blue, gray, greenish yellow 
Streak
white 
Class
Triclinic - Pinacoidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
6.5-7 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
McConlogue Collection

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