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Hubeite: Ca2Mn++Fe+++Si4O12(OH)(H2O)2 Inesite: Ca2Mn7Si10O28(OH)2·5(H2O)
Comments: Brown hubeite aggregates accompanied by prismatic pinkish inesite crystals.
Location: Fengjiashan Mine, Daye, Hubei China.
Scale: 5.3 x 3.7 x 1.1 cm.
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Comments: Translucent, deep root beer brown, platy hueite crystals in fan-like groups to 1mm with delicate pink laths of inesite.
Location: Fengjiashan Mine, Daye Co., Huangshi Prefecture, Hubei Province, China.
Scale: Picture Size 5 mm.
© Tom Loomis / Dakota Matrix