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Mitridatite

#31556

Mitridatite

#31556
Availability
Sold
Size
1.5 x 1 x 1 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
Ca2Fe3+3O2(PO4)3·3H2O (RRUFF)
Locality
White Elephant mine, Custer Co., South Dakota, United States
Tagged
phosphate

Crusty red-brown Mitridatite covering a thumbnail sized piece of matrix mounted in a plastic perky box.

EDS confirmed

Mitridatite

Formula
Ca2Fe3+3O2(PO4)3·3H2
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Massive, Nodular 
Cleavage
Good, None, None 
Luster
Adamantine - Resinous 
Color
bronze red, brown green, green, greenish yellow, yellow brown 
Streak
olive green 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Brittle - Uneven 
Hardness
3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Heustis Collection

Heustis Collection label

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