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  

Faheyite

#BN45581

Faheyite

#BN45581
Availability
Sold
Size
Micromount 
Formula
Be2Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)4·6H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Sapucaia mine, Galileia, Doce valley, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Tagged
phosphate , beryllium , pegmatite mineral

Tiny, less than 1mm, white fibers on phosphate/mica matrix. This is a tiny 2mm specimen. Faheyite is an extremely rare beryllium phosphate found in only three localities worldwide.

Faheyite

Formula
Be2Mn2+Fe3+2(PO4)4·6H2
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Color
blue white, brownish white, white 
Streak
white 
Class
Hexagonal - Trapezohedral 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Dr. Buford L. Nichols Collection
Mineralpedia
View Faheyite
On Dakota Matrix
Previously Sold Faheyite
On Dakota Matrix
Other Available Faheyite
WebMineral
View Faheyite
Mindat
View Faheyite

All photos by Dakota Matrix and are Copyrighted © and may not be used without permission. Copyright © 2022 - Dakota Matrix Minerals, Inc. Privacy | Terms & Conditions | Site Map