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Lepidolite with Spodumene

#48453

Lepidolite with Spodumene

#48453
Availability
Sold
Size
9 x 5 x 5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
K(Li,Al)3(Si,Al)4O10(F,OH)2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Harding mine, Taos Co., New Mexico, United States
Tagged
pegmatite mineral

Sparkly purple, granular Lepidolite with blades of Spodumene. Dr. David London collection.

Lepidolite

Formula
K(Li,Al)3(Si,Al)4O10(F,OH)2 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Platy, Foliated, Massive 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Pearly 
Color
colorless, gray white, lilac, yellowish, white 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness
2.5-3 

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