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Celestine

#PD35867

Celestine

#PD35867
Availability
Sold
Size
4 x 2.5 x 1 cm - Miniature 
Formula
SrSO4 (RRUFF)
Locality
Bell's Mill, Bellwood, Blair Co., Pennsylvania, United States

Type locality Celestine as compact fibrous crystals similiar to styolites created in limestone or bedded sedimentary deposits. Celestine is typically of diagenetic sedimentary origin. See our Mineralpedia for more information on Celestine.

Type Locality

Celestine

Formula
SrSO4 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Crystalline - Coarse, Massive, Granular 
Cleavage
Perfect, Good, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
blue, brown, colorless, green, gray 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
3-3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
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