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Vanadinite

#12935

Vanadinite

#12935
Availability
Sold
Size
1.5 x 2.5 x 1.5 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
Pb5(VO4)3Cl (RRUFF)
Locality
Western Union mine, Mohave Co., Arizona, United States
Tagged
vanadate

Wonderful lustrous red-orange hexagonal Vanadinite crystals with lighter colored pyramidal terminations to 4m covering a small piece of matrix.

Vanadinite

Formula
Pb5(VO4)3Cl 
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Globular, Prismatic, Nodular 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Adamantine 
Color
brown, brownish yellow, brown red, colorless, yellow 
Streak
brownish yellow 
Class
Hexagonal - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
3.5-4 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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