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Matioliite

#BN50010

Matioliite

#BN50010
Availability
Sold
Size
5.5 x 4 x 2 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
NaMgAl5(PO4)4(OH)6·2H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Gentil mine, Mendes Pimentel, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Tagged
phosphate , pegmatite mineral

Blue platy crystals in a matrix of white Microcline.

Type Locality

Matioliite

Formula
NaMgAl5(PO4)4(OH)6·2H2
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Prismatic, Tabular 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
blue, colorless 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Dr. Buford Nichols Collection
Special Info
Type Locality

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