Preview

image preview

Identifier

rockminx_6-2-1

Creator

Abstract

Ca2Al3(SiO4)3(OH) and AlO - Mohs Hardness: 6-7 and 9. Anyolite, also known as "ruby in zoisite," is a rock composed of zoisite, with red corundum crystals (ruby) and often accented by black crystals of the hornblende, tschermakite. It is a rock that attracts attention and is cut into attractive cabochons and used to produce small sculptures.

Document Type

Photograph

File Type

image/jpeg

Source Collection

UT Department of Environmental Sciences

Geographical Area

Cape Province, South Africa

Institution

The University of Toledo

Digital Publisher

Digital Initiatives, University of Toledo Libraries

LC Subject

environmental sciences; virtual exhibitions

Keywords

virtual exhibition; science;

Share

Image Location

 
COinS
 

Rights Statement

Rights Statement

No Copyright - United States. URI: http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/NoC-US/1.0/
The organization that has made the Item available believes that the Item is in the Public Domain under the laws of the United States, but a determination was not made as to its copyright status under the copyright laws of other countries. The Item may not be in the Public Domain under the laws of other countries. Please refer to the organization that has made the Item available for more information.