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Hydroxylherderite

#45406

Hydroxylherderite

#45406
Availability
Sold
Size
1.5 x 1.5 x 1.5 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
CaBePO4(OH) (RRUFF)
Locality
Virgem da Lapa, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Tagged
phosphate , beryllium , pegmatite mineral

An excellent well-formed light purple, rare, crystal of Hydroxylherderite.

Hydroxylherderite

Formula
CaBePO4(OH) 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Cleavage
Indistinct, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
blue, blue green, colorless, greenish white, white 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Sub Conchoidal 
Hardness
5-5.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Chris van Laer Collection

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