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Vanadinite

#29305

Vanadinite

#29305
Availability
Sold
Size
7 x 5.5 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Pb5(VO4)3Cl (RRUFF)
Locality
Mibladan, Khénifra prov., Meknès-Tafilalet, Morocco
Notes
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Tagged
vanadate

Saturated red, highly lustrous hexagonal tabular Vanadinite crystals that increase in size from 3-4mm to over 1cm toward the top of the specimen. The color and luster of these crystals is superb and although the photos came out good, it's certainly better in person.

Vanadinite

Formula
Pb5(VO4)3Cl 
Crystal System
Hexagonal 
Crystal Habit
Globular, Prismatic, Nodular 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Adamantine 
Color
brown, brownish yellow, brown red, colorless, yellow 
Streak
brownish yellow 
Class
Hexagonal - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
3.5-4 

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