Helvine, Spessartine, Chlorite Group

Specimen ID: 901-41U

Mineral(s)
Helvine : Be3Mn2+4(SiO4)3S
Spessartine : Mn2+3Al2(SiO4)3
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Very sharp Helvite crystals formed by the positive and negative rhombohedron, with the color between dark honey brown and yellow and implanted on a matrix coated by leafy aggregates of Chlorite and with orange trapezohedral Spessartine crystals. The species has been analyzed.Tongbei, Yunxiao, Zhangzhou, Fujian, China.Found in ±2004Specimen size: 8.2 × 5.1 × 3.5 cm = 3.2” × 2.0” × 1.4”Main crystal size: 2 × 1.9 cm = 0.8” × 0.7”
Jordi Fabre - 2nd April 2013

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Very sharp Helvite crystals formed by the positive and negative rhombohedron, with the color between dark honey brown and yellow and implanted on a matrix coated by leafy aggregates of Chlorite and with orange trapezohedral Spessartine crystals. The species has been analyzed.Tongbei, Yunxiao, Zhangzhou, Fujian, China.Found in ±2004Specimen size: 8.2 × 5.1 × 3.5 cm = 3.2” × 2.0” × 1.4”Main crystal size: 2 × 1.9 cm = 0.8” × 0.7”
Jordi Fabre - 2nd April 2013
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