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Sincosite

#DO56491

Sincosite

#DO56491
Availability
Sold
Size
3.5 x 3 x 3 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Ca(V4+O)2(PO4)2·5H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
T pit, Union Carbide Mine, Wilson Springs, Garland Co., Arkansas, United States
Tagged
phosphate , vanadium

Sincosite is a rare vanadium phosphate. This locality has actually produced some pretty good specimens. This one is just a representative piece from this locality. The crystals are flat lying and reach 2mm, but mostly are scales with no forms. It was obtained from the Don Owens collection.

Sincosite

Formula
Ca(V4+O)2(PO4)2·5H2
Crystal System
Tetragonal 
Crystal Habit
Scaly, Platy, Aggregates 
Cleavage
Perfect, Distinct, Poor 
Luster
Vitreous - Metallic 
Color
green, yellowish green, olive green, brownish green 
Streak
light green 
Class
Tetragonal 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness
1-2 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Don Owens Collection
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