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Wavellite with Variscite

#WR53071

Wavellite with Variscite

#WR53071
Availability
Available
Price
$225.00
Size
8 x 8 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Al3(PO4)2(OH)3·5H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Dug Hill, Avant, Garland Co., Arkansas, United States
Tagged
phosphate

Bright green sparkly crusts of Variscite with large hemispherical groups of Wavellite 8mm across. Lurking on the specimen are also bladed, colorless Strengite crystals in 2mm groups. 

Wavellite

Formula
Al3(PO4)2(OH)3·5H2
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Stellate, Radial, Stalactitic 
Cleavage
Perfect, Good, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Pearly 
Color
blue, brown, brownish black, colorless, green 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Fibrous 
Hardness
3.5-4 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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