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Gainesite

#64102

Gainesite

#64102
Availability
Available
Price
$1,750.00
Size
Micromount 
Formula
Na2(Be,Li)(Zr,Zn)2(PO4)4·1.5H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Nevel quarry, Newry, Oxford Co., Maine, United States
Tagged
phosphate , beryllium , pegmatite mineral

A tiny brown speck of Gainesite - This is the co-type specimen!! Note the label ex-Segeler & Ex- Yedlin.

Type Locality, XRD Confirmed, EDS Confirmed, Cotype

Gainesite

Formula
Na2(Be,Li)(Zr,Zn)2(PO4)4·1.5H2
Crystal System
Tetragonal 
Crystal Habit
Pyramidal 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
blue 
Class
Tetragonal - Ditetragonal Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Conchoidal 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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