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Balangeroite

#PD32560

Balangeroite

#PD32560
Availability
Sold
Size
5 x 1 x 1 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Mg21Si8O27(OH)20 (RRUFF)
Locality
Balangero mine, Lanzo Valley, Piemonte, Italy

Where the mineral got its name. A fibrous mineral with flexible fibers. Good specimen to have from the type and only locality.

Type & Only Locality

Balangeroite

Formula
Mg21Si8O27(OH)20 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Fibrous 
Cleavage
Very Good, Very Good, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Greasy 
Color
brownish yellow, dark brown 
Streak
brownish white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
Special Info
Type & Only Locality

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