Cuprorivaite - CaCuSi4O10- Egyptian Blue


 


Garnet

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CaCuSi4O10 consists of layers of linked SiO4 tetrahedra and CuO4 squares; seperated by Calcium cations.

This structure is also known as Egyptian blue (CaCuSi4O10) or Chinese blue (BaCuSi4O10).

 

 

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