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Brochantite

#FD311
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Brochantite from Ludwig, Yerington dist., Lyon Co., Nevada, United States - FD311
Brochantite from Ludwig, Yerington dist., Lyon Co., Nevada, United States - FD311

Brochantite

#FD311
Availability
Sold
Size
4 x 3.5 x 3 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Cu4SO4(OH)6 (RRUFF)
Locality
Ludwig, Yerington dist., Lyon Co., Nevada, United States
Tagged
copper

Deep green prismatic crystals to 1mm. Quite nice for this species.

Brochantite

Formula
Cu4SO4(OH)6 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Acicular, Prismatic, Druse 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Pearly 
Color
green, emerald green, black 
Streak
pale green 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
3.5-4 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
DeVito Collection

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