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Lazulite with Quartz

#BN53249

Lazulite with Quartz

#BN53249
Availability
Sold
Size
5 x 2.5 x 1.5 cm - Miniature 
Formula
MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Rapid Creek, Yukon Territory, Canada
Tagged
phosphate

This has bling written all over it, says Lori.  Very eye catching deep blue and lustrous Lazurite crystals to 4mm.

Lazulite

Formula
MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Massive - Granular, Pyramidal 
Cleavage
Indistinct, Indistinct, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
blue, blue green, light blue, black blue 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness
5-6 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Dr. Buford Nichols Collection
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