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Dickthomssenite

#AH51751

Dickthomssenite

#AH51751
Availability
Sold
Size
5 x 2.5 x 1.5 cm - Miniature 
Formula
MgV2O6·7H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Vanadium Queen mine, near La Sal, San Juan Co., Utah, United States
Tagged
vanadium

Yellowish faint green crystals of rare Dickthomssenite. Dickthomssenite is rare having been found at only 6 localities of the Colorado Plateau country. Dick is one of the great mineralogist of our time and a good friend of mine. 

Dickthomssenite

Formula
MgV2O6·7H2
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Platy, Radial, Microscopic Crystals 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
light golden brown 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Hackly 
Hardness
2.5 

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