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Uvite

#BN51227

Uvite

#BN51227
Availability
Sold
Size
2.5 x 1.2 x 0.6 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
CaMg3(Al5Mg)(BO3)3Si6O18(OH)4 (RRUFF)
Locality
Brumado, Bahia, Brazil

Excellent small thumbnail specimen of reddish Uvite.

Uvite

Formula
CaMg3(Al5Mg)(BO3)3Si6O18(OH)4 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Striated, Prismatic 
Cleavage
Indistinct, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Greasy 
Color
yellowish brown, brown, blackish brown, bluish black 
Streak
light brown 
Class
Trigonal - Ditrigonal Pyramidal 
Fracture
Sub Conchoidal 
Hardness
7.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Dr. Buford Nichols Collection
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