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Ajoite with Shattuckite

#58843

Ajoite with Shattuckite

#58843
Availability
Sold
Size
2 x 2 x 1.5 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
Na3Cu2+20Al3Si29O76(OH)16·8H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Ajo, Pima Co., Arizona, United States
Tagged
copper

This specimen has some of the best free-standing Aoite crystals I've seen. They are on the order of 1mm and are well-defined associated with also free-stanging Shattuckite.

Type Locality

Ajoite

Formula
Na3Cu2+20Al3Si29O76(OH)16·8H2
Crystal System
Triclinic 
Crystal Habit
Massive, Lath, Platy 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
blue green 
Streak
greenish white 
Class
Triclinic - Pinacoidal 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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