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Conichalcite

#AH52755

Conichalcite

#AH52755
Availability
Sold
Size
10 x 7 x 7 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
CaCuAsO4(OH) (RRUFF)
Locality
Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Tagged
arsenate , copper

Bright green tiny clusters of Conichalcite with very good coverage on limonite matrix. Attractive specimen. There is nice Malachite and Calcite on the backside.

Conichalcite

Formula
CaCuAsO4(OH) 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Fibrous, Reniform, Massive 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Greasy 
Color
yellow green, emerald green 
Streak
light green 
Class
Orthorhombic - Disphenoidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Uneven 
Hardness
4.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection

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