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Ajoite

#AH59238

Ajoite

#AH59238
Availability
Available
Price
$75.00
Size
8 x 4.5 x 3.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Reduced Price
$50.00
Formula
Na3Cu2+20Al3Si29O76(OH)16·8H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
New Cornelia mine, Ajo dist., Pima Co., Arizona, United States
Tagged
copper

Very thin blue Ajoite crystals in a vug 1.5cm long. Besides Ajoite in the vug are lime-green crystals of Olivenite(?). 

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.

Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection
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