Pack of 3 Fuchsite Green Mica Rock Mineral Specimens, 1.5 Inch w Info Card

Pack of 3 Fuchsite Green Mica Rock Mineral Specimens, 1.5 Inch w Info Card SALE
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Fuchsite Green Mica Rock 1.5 Inch  - Pack of 3
Information Card Included

 

Fuchsite, K(AlCr)2(AlSi3)O10(OH)2, is hydrous potassium aluminum silicate. Fuchsite is a variety of muscovite, a type of mica, with up to 4.8% chromium oxide. Chromium is what gives fuchsite its bright emerald green color.
The presence of fuchsite in the Earth usually indicates there are peridot serpentine rocks nearby. Fuchsite's primary use is its interest to scientists and collectors.

 
Origin: South America

Quantity: 3 Fuchsite Rocks that measure at least 1.5 inches each

 
Ages 8 and older

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