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Erythrite

#PD32422

Erythrite

#PD32422
Availability
Sold
Size
5 x 7 x 2 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Co3(AsO4)2·8H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Bou Azzer dist., Anti-Atlas, Morocco
Tagged
arsenate

Rich coverage of Erythrite in two distinct crystal types, tiny <1mm fuzzy pink balls and groups of magenta bladed crystals to 2mm, and associated with Aragonite. There is an Mcguinness label that accompanies, however he has it labeled incorrectly as Roselite, Erythrite and Talmessite.

Erythrite

Formula
Co3(AsO4)2·8H2
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Striated, Prismatic, Divergent 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Pearly 
Color
colorless, violet red, light pink, purple red 
Streak
pinkish red 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Sectile 
Hardness
1.5-2 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
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