mineral specimens
rare minerals
mineral dealer
systematic minerals
Black Hills minerals
fine minerals
mineral dealer
Dana minerals
IMA minerals
mineral collections
rock and minerals
gem crystal
0 item @ $0.00  

Spencerite

#BN45540

Spencerite

#BN45540
Availability
Sold
Size
7 x 5 x 5.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Zn4(PO4)2(OH)2·3H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Hudson Bay mine, Salmo, British Columbia, Canada
Tagged
phosphate

A mass of solid, thin bladed crystals to over 3cm packed tightly. The color is a very very light green seen only in the mass. Old Ward's label. Type Locality. A rare zinc phosphate.

Type Locality

Spencerite

Formula
Zn4(PO4)2(OH)2·3H2
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Radial 
Cleavage
Perfect, Imperfect, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Pearly 
Color
white 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Dr. Buford L. Nichols Collection
Special Info
Type Locality

Related Products

All photos by Dakota Matrix and are Copyrighted © and may not be used without permission. Copyright © 2024 - Dakota Matrix Minerals, Inc. Privacy | Terms & Conditions | Site Map