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Rosasite with Aurichalcite & Plattnerite

#AH52772

Rosasite with Aurichalcite & Plattnerite

#AH52772
Availability
Available
Price
$175.00
Size
13 x 10 x 4 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
CuZnCO3(OH)2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Tagged
carbonate

Large cabinet specimen of spheroidal Rosasite with beads to 5mm across. It is associated with Calcite and the far side has a large vug of Aurichalcite. A very attractive specimen. Acquired by Hampson in 1971.

Rosasite

Formula
CuZnCO3(OH)2 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Spherical, Mammillary, Encrustations 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Silky 
Color
blue green, light blue, sky blue 
Streak
light blue 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Splintery 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection
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