Minerals identify

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Blossite

Vanadate mineral

Blossite is an anhydrous copper mineral Blossite was named for mineralogist F. Donald Bloss of Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University

Identification

Color of mineral

Black
White
Red
Brown

The streak

Brown

Density ( specific gravity )

2.05

Luster ( interacts light )

Metallic

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Orthorhombic