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Sursassite

Sorosilicate

Sursassite is a sorosilicate mineral. It was first discovered in 1926. It was first found in the Sursass (Oberhalbstein), a district of Graubünden, Switzerland. It is generally found in deposits of metamorphosed manganese

Identification

Color of mineral

Red
Brown
Copper

Mohs scale ( mineral hardness )

3

The streak

Brown
Yellow

Density ( specific gravity )

1.73

Luster ( interacts light )

Silky
Dull

Crystal ( diaphaneity )

Monoclinic