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Caracolite

#26574

Caracolite

#26574
Availability
Sold
Size
4.5 x 3.5 x 1.5 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Na2(Pb2Na)(SO4)3Cl (RRUFF)
Locality
Challacollo mine, Iquique, Tarapaca Prov., Chile

Colorless pseudo-hexagonal crystals from 1 to 2.5mm. There are numerous crystals, probably 6 or 7 in a 2cm vug.

Caracolite

Formula
Na2(Pb2Na)(SO4)3Cl 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
blue, colorless, greenish gray, gray 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Hardness
4.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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