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Cerchiaraite-(Fe)

#56635

Cerchiaraite-(Fe)

#56635
Availability
Sold
Size
1.7 x 1 x 0.7 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
Ba4Fe43+O3(OH)3(Si4O12)[Si2O3(OH)4]Cl (RRUFF)
Locality
Esquire #8 claim, Big Creek, Fresno Co., California, United States

Cerchiaraite-(Fe) forms by the alteration of sanbornite-quartz rock and occurs as dark blue micro prisms in matrix barely visible with microscope. The crystals may be associated with Bazirite, Calcite. Cerchiaraite-(Fe) shares type localities with the Cerchiara mine and Esquire #7 claim. 

Type Locality

Cerchiaraite-(Fe)

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