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Diaboleite

#61790

Diaboleite

#61790
Availability
Sold
Size
Micromount 
Formula
CuPb2Cl2(OH)4 (RRUFF)
Locality
Mammoth mine, Tiger, Pinal Co., Arizona, United States
Tagged
copper

The blue is stunning on this large (5x5mm) crystal of Diaboleite with overgrowths on the cube and several second generation crystals of Diaboleite. Overall it is 1.5 x 1.3cm.

Diaboleite

Formula
CuPb2Cl2(OH)4 
Crystal System
Tetragonal 
Crystal Habit
Euhedral Crystals, Encrustations, Granular 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Adamantine 
Color
dark blue, bright sky blue 
Streak
blue 
Class
Tetragonal - Ditetragonal Pyramidal 
Fracture
Conchoidal 
Hardness
2.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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