Home Tags Anthophyllite

Tag: anthophyllite

Anthophyllite #1 XPL

Anthophyllite thin section

From Neo-Latin anthophyllum, meaning clove, in allusion to the clove-brown color of the mineral. Formula: ▯Mg2Mg5Si8O22(OH)2 System: Orthorhombic Color: White, greenish grey, etc. Lustre: Vitreous, Pearly Hardness: 5½–6 Density: 2.85–3.57 GET...