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About Traditional Art / Hobbyist WelangaFemale/United Kingdom Groups :iconwilderness-ethos: Wilderness-Ethos
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Sin :iconwelanga:Welanga 152 23 Tempus :iconwelanga:Welanga 84 11 Unbroken :iconwelanga:Welanga 185 15 Merciless :iconwelanga:Welanga 170 17 With strange aeons :iconwelanga:Welanga 220 29 Wild gene :iconwelanga:Welanga 89 13 Only :iconwelanga:Welanga 82 9 Beyond :iconwelanga:Welanga 112 18 Selenite :iconwelanga:Welanga 17 4 Tintaglia :iconwelanga:Welanga 102 16 Difference :iconwelanga:Welanga 162 28 Theatre :iconwelanga:Welanga 57 8 Betrayal :iconwelanga:Welanga 112 21 Prey :iconwelanga:Welanga 40 7 Pegasus :iconwelanga:Welanga 99 16 Nighteyes :iconwelanga:Welanga 89 7


Home alone :iconfantasy-fairy-angel:Fantasy-fairy-angel 146 15 Underwater Tiger :iconilseverbeek:IlseVerbeek 38 4 Apocalypse :iconmidgardart:midgardart 44 0 Spring Lamb. :iconsuemart:SueMArt 66 12 Coral Dragon 2.0 :iconneboveria:Neboveria 239 11 Echoes of coming thunder :iconfaliessdragon:faliessDragon 82 4 Noble Family Portrait :iconvelena-gorosama:Velena-Gorosama 155 10 The Wave :iconfrestro79:frestro79 97 7 Alien :icongenzoman:GENZOMAN 2,463 86 Happy Easter Dragon :iconalectorfencer:AlectorFencer 865 42
S for Selenite.
Selenite [pronounced: sel·e·nite | \ˈse-lə-ˌnīt\] (CaSO4 2H20, Hydrous Calcium Sulfate or Calcium Sulfate Dihydrate) is a variety of Gypsum. Gypsum is one of the most common sulfate minerals found in the Earth’s rocks. Gypsum is formed from the crystallisation of evaporated ancient sea beds, lakes and hot water springs.
Selenite’s hardness on the Mohs scale is 2, its lustre is vitreous or pearly, its streak is white, and its system is monoclinic. Selenite forms in crystals which can be tabular (many-sided), bladed (fanlike), or blocky (cubic).  It is typically colourless, but sometimes contains pale tints due to inclusions. If impurities are present, gypsum may also appear to be red, brown, greenish or yellow. Impurities are other mineral inclusions such as, copper ores, sulfur and sulfides, silver, iron ores, coal, calcite, dolomite, and opal. Selenites can also occur in geodes alongside Quartz. Some specimens can be fluorescent or phosph
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Jesus :icongenzoman:GENZOMAN 2,180 199 Refugees in a nutshell :iconaquasixio:AquaSixio 3,247 98 Warhammer 40k Book Cover Illustration :iconlnsan1ty:lnsan1ty 89 8 KEEP YOUR DRAGON ON A LEASH! :iconalectorfencer:AlectorFencer 903 43


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Layla199 Featured By Owner 2 days ago
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ralfw666 Featured By Owner Apr 9, 2017   Digital Artist
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Yolte Featured By Owner Apr 5, 2017
Thank you very much for the faves:hug:!
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DamaInNero Featured By Owner Apr 3, 2017
Thank you so much for the faving. I really appreciate it a lot!
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