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Mottramite var. psittacinite with Descloizite

#BC52618

Mottramite var. psittacinite with Descloizite

#BC52618
Availability
Available
Price
$195.00
Size
9 x 6 x 5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
PbCuVO4(OH) (RRUFF)
Locality
Uvis mine, Namibia
Tagged
copper , vanadium

Grass green Mottramite, a variety called "psittacinite" with black Descloizite in matrix. 

Mottramite

Formula
PbCuVO4(OH) 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Plumose, Radial, Encrustations 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Greasy (Oily) 
Color
brown, brown red, brownish black, green, dark green 
Streak
light brownish green 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness
3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Barbara Cureton Collection

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