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Roselite

Roselite is a rare arsenate mineral. It was first described in 1825 for an occurrence in the Rappold mines of Schneeberg, Saxony, Germany and named by Armand Lévy after German mineralogist Gustav Rose.
 
Formula: Ca₂[AsO₄]₂·H₂O.
System:Monoclinic
Colour:Rose-red, pink; rose ...
Hardness:3½


Locality: Bou Azer, Bou Azer District (Bou Azzer District), Tazenakht, Ouarzazate Province, Souss-Massa-Draa Region, Morocco


 
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