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Veszelyite

#48395

Veszelyite

#48395
Availability
Sold
Size
5 x 4 x 3.5 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Cu2+3PO4(OH)3·2H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Laochang mine, Gejiu Co., Honghe, Yunnan Province, China
Tagged
phosphate , copper

An extremely rich specimen of Veszelyite with hundreds of single 1mm crystals and clusters to 3mm. The crystals are well-defined and stunning.

Veszelyite

Formula
Cu2+3PO4(OH)3·2H2
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, Equant Grains, Massive - Granular 
Cleavage
Good, Good, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
blue green, green, dark blue 
Streak
blue 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Hardness
3.5-4 

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