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Natural Lazulite
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Lazulite is a rare collector mineral rarely faceted or fashioned in any way. It is an iron magnesium aluminum phosphate; MgAl2(PO4)(4)(OH) 2


Known Facts
Color Key: Colorless, azure blue.
Refractive Index: 1.615 - 1.645
Chemical Composition: MgAl2(PO4)2(OH)2
Hardness: 5.5
Density: 3.10
Crystal Group: Monoclinic
Ocurrence: Minas Gerais, Brazil; Sweden; Austria; Switzerland; North Carolina, USA; Lobito Bay, Angola

The luster of lazulite is vitreous and stones show strong pleochroism. The mineral is quite rare and is normally found only as small pieces.


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Total Weight: CTS 144.25
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