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1 item @ $40.00  

Parisite-(Ce)

#PD37330

Parisite-(Ce)

#PD37330
Availability
Sold
Size
10 x 8 x 4 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
CaCe2(CO3)3F2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Snowbird mine, Lola Pass, Mineral Co., Montana, United States
Tagged
carbonate , REE mineral

Excellent reddish brown crystals to 1.5cm. The best are 5mm and terminated. Feldspar matrix with unknown green minerals.

Parisite-(Ce)

Formula
CaCe2(CO3)3F2 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Acicular, Striated, Prismatic 
Cleavage
Distinct, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Greasy 
Color
brown, brownish yellow, grayish yellow, yellow 
Streak
white 
Class
Trigonal - Pyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness
4.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection

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