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Woodhouseite

#BN54242

Woodhouseite

#BN54242
Availability
Sold
Size
3 x 3 x 2 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
CaAl3(SO4)(PO4)(OH)6 (RRUFF)
Locality
Champion mine, Mono Co., California, United States
Tagged
phosphate

Superb white, striated and nicely formed Woodhouseite to 2mm from the type locality.

Type Locality

Woodhouseite

Formula
CaAl3(SO4)(PO4)(OH)6 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Pseudo Cubic, Tabular 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Pearly 
Color
colorless, white, pink, pale orange 
Streak
white 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Hardness
4.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Dr. Buford Nichols Collection
Special Info
Type Locality

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