Artinite is a hydrated magnesium carbonate mineral that is quite soft, measuring at only 2.5 on the Mohs scale. It was first discovered in Italy, and is named after Ettore Artini, a professor of Mineralogy at the University of Milan.
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Colour White
Hardness 2.5
Crystal system Monoclinic
Streak White
Lustre Vitreous, Silky
Main Locations California, Italy, Canada
Chakra Crown
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