A form of silicate that is found in great abundance throughout Europe. It is white and can be scratched with the nail. Alabaster was used to craft anything from vases to perfume boxes.

Alabaster

A form of silicate that is found in great abundance throughout Europe. It is white and can be scratched…

Hemimorphite is a sorosilicate mineral consisting of hydrous zinc silicate.

Hemimorphite

Hemimorphite is a sorosilicate mineral consisting of hydrous zinc silicate.