Bauxite               Mineral Group: OXIDES
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Bauxite
  • Bauxite rarely forms crystals
  • Specimens are usually massive
 
Bauxite
  • dull, earthy luster
  • opaque
  • dull, porous, creamy yellow-orange with reddish-brown spots, soft mineral
  • This specimen has been ground into the rough shape of an egg.

SPECIMEN ORIGIN: USA
 

 

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