Gaitite


Composition: Ca2Zn(AsO4)2.2H2O
Crystal System : Triclinic
Lustre : Vitreous
Hardness : 5
Specific Gravity : 3.81
Year of Discovery: 1978
IMA Number: 1978-047
IMA Status: Approved
Discovered By: Prosper J. Williams (Canadian dealer)
Named for: Robert Gait (Canadian mineralogist)