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Nifontovite

#50712

Nifontovite

#50712
Availability
Available
Price
$175.00
Size
7 x 6 x 4.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Ca3[BO(OH)2]6·2H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Mina Rey y Reina, Charcas, San Luis Potosi, Mexico

Three large, prominent crystals to 1.9cm showing angled striations. This locality is one of four worldwide and probably the best for crystal size. Excellent specimen.

Fluorescent

Nifontovite

Formula
Ca3[BO(OH)2]6·2H2
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Cleavage
Indistinct, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, gray 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic 
Hardness
3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Special Info
Fluorescent

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