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Hubeite with Inesite

#AH51847

Hubeite with Inesite

#AH51847
Availability
Sold
Size
2.5 x 2 x 1 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
Ca2Mn2+Fe3+Si4O12(OH)·2H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Fengjiashan mine, Huangshi, Hubei, China

A relatively new IMA approved mineral featuring dark root beer colored crystals of Hubeite to 3mm with minor pink bladed Inestie.

Hubeite

Formula
Ca2Mn2+Fe3+Si4O12(OH)·2H2
Crystal System
Triclinic 
Crystal Habit
Radial, Rosette, Aggregates 
Cleavage
Good, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
dark brown, light brown 
Streak
pale orange brown 
Class
Triclinic - Pinacoidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
5.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection
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