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Bigcreekite with Fresnoite & Muirite

#REW60031

Bigcreekite with Fresnoite & Muirite

#REW60031
Availability
Sold
Size
3 x 1 x 1 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
BaSi2O5·4H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Esquire #7 claim, Big Creek, Fresno Co., California, United States
Tagged
Ba Silicates , barium

Small 1-2mm flashy, striated crystals of Bigcreekite with yellow grains of Fresnoite and orange grains of Muirite.

Type Locality

Bigcreekite

Formula
BaSi2O5·4H2
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, Subhedral Crystals 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Pearly 
Color
colorless, white 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness
2-3 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Robert E. Walstrom collection
Special Info
Type Locality

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