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Amblygonite

#AH51893

Amblygonite

#AH51893
Availability
Sold
Size
8.5 x 4 x 3.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
LiAlPO4F (RRUFF)
Locality
Newry Mica mine, Oxford Co., Maine, United States
Tagged
phosphate , lithium

Colorless, yet faint light light blue , and gemmy Amblygonite. Arnold had it labeled Amblygonite, but it could well be Montebrasite. It was acquired by Arnold Hampson in 1945.

Amblygonite

Formula
LiAlPO4
Crystal System
Triclinic 
Crystal Habit
Columnar, Euhedral Crystals, Prismatic 
Cleavage
Perfect, Good, Distinct 
Luster
Vitreous - Pearly 
Color
white, yellow, gray, bluish gray, greenish gray 
Streak
white 
Class
Triclinic - Pinacoidal 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness
5.5-6 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection

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