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Esperite with Clinohedrite & Willemite

#PD44823

Esperite with Clinohedrite & Willemite

#PD44823
Availability
Sold
Size
8 x 6.5 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
PbCa2(ZnSiO4)3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Franklin, Sussex Co., New Jersey, United States

Dirty white areas of Esperite fluorescing yellow with green UV Willemite. It is hard to distinguish the yellow from the green in the UV photos, but it is definitely yellow. Occurs with Franklinite.

Fluorescent

Esperite

Formula
PbCa2(ZnSiO4)3 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Massive 
Cleavage
Indistinct, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
white 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
Special Info
Fluorescent
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