Minerals: Mica Aquamarine Pakistan
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Minerals: Mica Aquamarine Pakistan

Mica Aquamarine Pakistan

Minerals from Pakistan

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Description

A great classic: mica combined with an aquamarine from Pakistan (2013).

Mica is one of the silicate groups and consists mainly of aluminium and potassium silicate. It has a layered crystalline structure. 

Its hardness ranges from 2 to 4 on the Mohs scale, with the layers being the most fragile. Its density is 2.7 to 3.

It is a mineral used in the cosmetics industry for its shine, and in the electronics industry as an insulator. 

Stone dimensions: L: 78mm x W: 50mm x H: 48mm x weight: 218g.

Legends and Stories about Mica

Mica was known and used by many ancient civilisations. The Egyptians, for example, used mica sheets in wall paintings to create a shiny, sparkling effect. The Aztecs and Mayans also used mica to adorn masks and jewellery because of its brilliance and beauty.

Cleaning Mica

Warm demineralised water, mild soap, very soft toothbrush (be careful with the leaves), rinse and air dry.

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