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Lithiophorite

#RS58445

Lithiophorite

#RS58445
Availability
Sold
Size
5 x 4 x 2 cm - Miniature 
Formula
(Al,Li)Mn4+O2(OH)2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Postmasburg, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Tightly packed mass of Lithiophorite with crystals to 8mm.

Lithiophorite

Formula
(Al,Li)Mn4+O2(OH)2 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Botryoidal 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Metallic - Dull 
Color
bluish black, black 
Streak
blackish gray 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Fracture
Sectile 
Hardness
2.5-3 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
RC Stamberg Collection

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