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Wavellite from
Knepphaughytta, Elsjø Mining Field, Nannestad, Akershus, Norway

Classification
Species:Wavellite
Formula:Al3(PO4)2(OH,F)3 · 5H2O
Comments:Of doubtful origin. A sample was found in a box originating from the Norwegian Geological Survey (NGU) marked 300 M NV of Knepphaughytta.
Sample analyzed by P. Ihlen (Pers. communication by Tor Witsø to Knut Edvard Larsen 1997); Fjellvang, R. & Kvamsdal, L. O. (2018) Mysteriet om wavelitten. Stein 45 (1): 34-38
Confirmation
Validity:Unconfirmed/Questioned
References
References:Natural History Museum, Oslo collection; Fjellvang, R. & Kvamsdal, L. O. (2018) Mysteriet om wavelitten. Stein 45 (1): 34-38
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Wavellite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Knepphaughytta, Elsjø Mining Field, Nannestad, Akershus, Norway
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