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Brazilianite

#BN50013

Brazilianite

#BN50013
Availability
Sold
Size
3.5 x 2 x 3 cm - Miniature 
Formula
NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 (RRUFF)
Locality
Linopolis, Divino das Larajeiras, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Tagged
phosphate , pegmatite mineral

Two gemmy greenish yellow crystals of Brazilianite each showing mutiple faces and terminations.  There is a bit of white Albite attached and there is no damage to the specimen.

Brazilianite

Formula
NaAl3(PO4)2(OH)4 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Spherical, Euhedral Crystals 
Cleavage
Good, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, greenish yellow, yellow green, light yellow 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Conchoidal 
Hardness
5.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Dr. Buford Nichols Collection

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