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Spodumene var. kunzite

#PD39161

Spodumene var. kunzite

#PD39161
Availability
Sold
Size
5 x 2 x 1.5 cm - Miniature 
Formula
LiAlSi2O6 (RRUFF)
Locality
Pala dist., San Diego Co., California, United States
Tagged
phosphate , pegmatite mineral

A partial crystal, cleaved, of rich pink kunzite, the gem variety of Spodumene. Hard to obtain this stuff from Pala.

Spodumene

Formula
LiAlSi2O6 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Bladed, Prismatic 
Cleavage
Perfect, Good, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
grayish white, pink, violet, emerald green, yellow 
Streak
white 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Splintery 
Hardness
6.5-7 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
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